Africana Studies


Contact Us

For more information about Africana Studies at Bard College or questions about this site:

Drew Thompson
Director of Africana Studies
Tel: 845-758-6822 x4600
Office: Hopson 303
Bard College
PO Box 5000
New York 12504-5000

Upcoming Events

  • Oct
    African Forced Migration through the Mediterranean
    Meet Jacqueline Abad
    Time: 11:50 am – 1:10 pm
    Location: Olin Language Center, Room 115
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  • Oct
    Creative Process in Dialogue: Art and the Public Today
    Elizabeth Alexander and Amy Sherald in Conversation
    Time: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
    Location: BHSEC, 525 E. Houston St., NY, NY
    more >

Past Events



  Monday, May 3, 2004
African Fiction, Colonial Encounters, and a Critique of the Enlightenment
Olin Hall  4:30 pm
Contemporary Readings of Chinua Achebe's novel Things Fall Apart. This event is part of the First-Year Seminar Lecture Series and is free and open to the public.
Sponsored by: First-Year Seminar
Contact: 845-758-7340