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The Bluford Series: Black Books/White Authors

October 18, 2021

Now, nearly two decades after the release of the first Bluford novel, a social media influencer made it widely known that the authors were White. The shock and betrayal were felt throughout popular online spaces, and it became clear that the writers of the series were previously protected by the fact that other authors of […]

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Lies | A Poem By Ayo Sekai

October 16, 2021

Lies! Lies! Lies! Lies all around us Lies melting off their tongues like the dribble off a baby’s lip Lies so Profound They dig deep into the hearts and souls of my ancestors, and I hear them scream Lies! Lies! Lies! Lies about where I came from Lies about the mother of civilization From where […]

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UWP CONVERSATION REPLAY: Reynaldo Anderson talks about Afrocentricity, Afrofuturism, and being UWP’S Editorial Director on The Reading Circle with Mark Medley

October 14, 2021
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Recalling the Founding of the ‘Journal of Black Studies’ a Half-Century Ago

October 7, 2021

Originally Published on 09/27/2021 By Social Science Space #SagePublishing A few months after the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr. in 1968, two Black social scientists in Southern California approached a fledgling academic publisher with a unique proposition: let us launch a journal for another fledgling — the discipline of Black studies. The two scholars – Robert Singleton, […]

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The Afrocentric School [a blueprint] Sample Deck

August 26, 2021

The Euro-Arabic schooling of people has been critical to maintaining power over the spiritual, psychological, political, social, and economic development of Africa and her Diaspora across the world. In Africa, and outside of Africa, black and brown children are frequently alienated from their roots and made to believe that they have no culture, no science, […]

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Welcome to the UWP Calendar

49TH Annual NABSE Conference
November 10 - November 14
5855 West Century Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90045 United States
2021 African Studies Association (ASA) Annual Meeting (Virtual Event)
November 16 - November 20
NBCSL 45th Annual Legislative Conference
November 30 - December 3
265 Peachtree Center Ave NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30303 United States

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