Grad conf 2011 - IMG_1878The African Studies Center hosts many regular events throughout the year.

Walter Rodney African Studies Seminar

The Walter Rodney Seminar lectures occur every Monday at noon in Room 505 of the African Studies Center, excluding holidays or with advance exception. Visit the Events calendar on our homepage for the latest listing of lectures.

Bradford Morse Distinguished Lecture

The Bradford Morse Distinguished Lectureship at Boston University was established through the generous support of the Industry Council for Development and in recognition of the contribution of the Honorable Bradford Morse to international peace through development. The annual lecture is held in March or April every spring.

Annual Graduate Student Conference

The Graduate Research Conference in African Studies is an interdisciplinary forum intended for graduate students at all levels of study and is held every spring in March or April.

African Language Theater Night 

African Language Theater Night is held yearly, at the end of spring semester, as a celebration of students’ new language abilities and of the community of African language learners.