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Fri, Nov 15, 2019


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Year of Global Africa: Nelson Mandela @ 100 Symposium  (Academic)

In commemoration of Nelson Mandela's 100th anniversary, Michigan State University Museum and the Nelson Mandela Museum will launch an array of student-led and centered events. There will be various crosscultural activities for MSU and the Lansing area surrounding the legacy of Nelson Mandela in collaboration with Stellenbosch University Museum. The symposium features the Ubuntu Dialogues, cross cultural conversations between students in South Africa and the United States. There will be presentations from prominent cultural heritage workers surrounding the legacy of Nelson Mandela. The event also includes MSU students' experiences in South Africa, visual displays and an Open Mic Night involving critical social justice issues and solutions as they relate to both countries.

Join Us!

9 - 9:30 a.m.:

Coffee and Doughnut Mixer

Mingle and Meet the Organizers

International Center 303

 

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.:

Views From South Africa

Student Panel - Live Stream

International Center 303

 

12:05 - 12:50 p.m.:

African Artefact Walk

Learn about iMadiba Structure &

African Artefact on MSU campus

International Center 201

 

1 -3 p.m.:

Justice, Reconciliation and the

Preservation of Culture in South

Africa: Lecture - Live Stream

MSU Museum Auditorium

 

3:30 - 5:30 p.m.:

Short Film and Q & A

South Africa Film and Discussion

International Center 303 



 

6:30 - 8 p.m.:

Expressions of Fairness and Justice

Open Mic - Live Stream

Wells Hall 310B

 

Please Register here:

https://goo.gl/forms/527CnvFhLI6CFDlk1


Location: International Center (See description for details)
Sponsor: African Studies Center