African Diaspora event in Madrid, Spain

African Diaspora event in Madrid, Spain

March 6, 2010 Provisional Program 16:00 Registration, coffee, music 16:30-16:45 Welcoming words Ministry of Culture Ministry of Equal UNESCO Comunidad de Madrid City Goverment Madrid African Union Egyptian Embassy Embassy of Equatorial Guinea Embassy of South Africa Pan Africanist Federation 16:45-17:00 Introduction and presentation – Ms Catherine Mikwe Ndong Former councilor and immigration cooperation and …

Get with the program and learn a foreign language for free! Multilingual works.

Get with the program and learn a foreign language for free! Multilingual works.

Hejsan from Stockholm! I’m often asked what’s it like to live in a foreign country since I’m from the USA and have lived in England, Belgium and am currently in Sweden. Well living in London was easy once I got used to looking the other way before crossing the street. Belgium was more of a …

CinemAfrica Film Festival 24-28 February 2010 in Stockholm

CinemAfrica Film Festival 24-28 February 2010 in Stockholm

CinemAfrica Film Festival 24-28 February 2010! Soon it’s time again! CinemAfrica Film Festival opens in Stockholm, 24-28 February. Today begins ticket sales! Super-fresh program is available from the festival cinema Sture, Zita, Bio Rio and Klarabiografen of Culture. CinemAfrica Film Festival offers the best and latest films from the African continent and Diaspora. The 2010 …

Being Black and Becoming European: Un/Settled Migration and Hidden Histories – Call for Papers Deadline:   2010-02-28

Being Black and Becoming European: Un/Settled Migration and Hidden Histories – Call for Papers Deadline: 2010-02-28

Hat tip: Angela Shaw Being Black and Becoming European: Un/Settled Migration and Hidden Histories “Striving to be European and black requires some specific forms of double consciousness.” –Paul Gilroy – The Black Atlantic, 1993 The Editors of African and Black Diaspora: An International Journal (Routledge) announce a Call for Papers on Being Black and Becoming …

Poems and personal essays wanted for a new book: The editor is seeking contributions from Black and Mixed-race women of African & African-Caribbean descent on the themes of hair and/or skin.

Poems and personal essays wanted for a new book: The editor is seeking contributions from Black and Mixed-race women of African & African-Caribbean descent on the themes of hair and/or skin.

Shangwe Hair and Skin Anthology Poems and personal essays wanted for a new book. The editor is seeking contributions from Black and Mixed-race women of African & African-Caribbean descent on the themes of hair and/or skin. New & previously published poems & personal essays accepted. New unpublished writers, particularly welcome. Closing Date 30 November!!! ========= …

Do you know someone who should be ALIVE Magazine’s Woman of the Year?

Do you know someone who should be ALIVE Magazine’s Woman of the Year?

ALIVE online magazine is accepting nominations for the 2010 ALIVE Magazine Women of the Year. Nominations will be accepted until December 14, 2009 at which time the review committee will select 9 women to receive the designation of an ALIVE Magazine 2010 Woman of the Year. Nominees must be a woman of color ages 12 …

WDLS-Europe, Vienna 2010: limited registration available with early bird bonus through 30 January!

WDLS-Europe, Vienna 2010: limited registration available with early bird bonus through 30 January!

WDLS-Europe, Vienna 2010: limited registration available with early bird bonus! Register now, meet and share innovative trends and strategies with top regional and global diversity thought leaders on the future of diversity and talents management by 2020. Discuss good practices and develop future strategies with CEOs, ministers, policy and decision makers, diversity practitioners etc. Share …