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10th Biennial Conference, ASWAD (Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora)
November 5 @ 8:00 am - November 9 @ 5:00 pm
This conference will feature cutting edge scholarship, cultural events, film festivals, and excursions to local historical sites that highlight and celebrate the global dimensions of the African Diaspora and the centrality of black people worldwide to the making of the modern world. Principal hosts of the conference include the Middle Passage Project, the Lemon Project, the Institute for Historical Biology, the W&M Africana Studies Program, the W&M Department of History, the Reves Center for International Studies, the W&M American Studies Program, and the W&M Department of Anthropology.