Archive for the 'Culture' Category

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Culture, Dispatches, Events, Global Sisterhood, Resources, Travelogues

Skyeview: A Sistah”s View of the World has officially moved to http://skyeviewtraveler.wordpress.com Update your links, add her to your blogroll, and spread the word!

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Multi-cultural Women’s Leadership Conference

Culture, Global Sisterhood

Multi-cultural Women’s Leadership Conference April 25-26, 2009 University of California Berkeley, California Valley Life Sciences Building Engage Her Multicultural Women’s Leadership Conference, is a conference dedicated to educating, activating and creating a new pipeline of women leaders that will convene April 25-26, 2009 at the University of California in Berkeley, California. We have taken a […]

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“Peace Through Compassion” – Dalai Lama

Culture

Who: His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama What: “Peace Through Compassion” lecture When: April 25, 2009 – 2:00 pm Where: Greek Theatre, University of California, Berkeley Cost: $15 (lawn), $50 reserved Beginning at noon March 23, $15 lawn seating and $50 reserved seating tickets will be available to the general public by phone (510-642-9988) or […]

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Dance Brigade presents The Great Liberation Upon Hearing

Culture

February 27 – March 1, 2009 Dance Brigade presents The Great Liberation Upon Hearing a new work based on the Tibetan Book of the Dead Friday, February 27, 8pm Saturday, February 28, 8pm Sunday, March 1, 2pm 6pm – Healing Circle w/ Vicki Noble, Linda Tillery, and Carolyn Brandy following the performance Sunday, March 1, […]

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Ernesto Bazan / UC Berkeley

Culture

I am a big fan of the UC Berkeley J-School photojournalism department. The department organizes excellent and compelling exhibits. —————————— ERNESTO BAZAN Photographs-CUBA You are cordially invited to an opening reception and book signing followed by a public lecture with the photographer U.C. Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism February 20th Ernesto Bazan has been photographing […]

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4th Women in Africa and the African Diaspora (WAAD) International Conference on Education, Gender & Sustainable Development in the Age of Globalization

Culture

Announcement 4th Women in Africa and the African Diaspora (WAAD) International Conference on Education, Gender & Sustainable Development in the Age of Globalization Abuja, Nigeria (August 3-8, 2009) Professor Obioma Nnaemeka, Convener E-mail: waadconf@iupui.edu; website: http://www.waadconf.org CALL FOR PAPERS BACKGROUND For over a decade, the WAAD conferences have provided the space for researchers, students, policy […]

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4th Women in Africa and the African Diaspora (WAAD) International Conference on Education, Gender & Sustainable Development in the Age of Globalization (and Call for Papers)

Culture, Events

Announcement  4th Women in Africa and the African Diaspora (WAAD) International Conference on Education, Gender & Sustainable Development in the Age of Globalization Abuja, Nigeria (August 3-8, 2009) Professor Obioma Nnaemeka, Convener E-mail: waadconf@iupui.edu; website: http://www.waadconf.org CALL FOR PAPERS BACKGROUND For over a decade, the WAAD conferences have provided the space for researchers, students, policy […]

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The Mozambique Gospel Concert (Oakland, CA)

Culture, Events

When: Saturday @ 6:00 pm January 31st, 2009 Doors open at 5:45 pm. Where: The Grand Avenue Church 278 Grand Avenue (Near Harrison) Oakland, CA What: The Mozambique Gospel Concert Top Bay Area gospel acts will be coming together to raise money for the people of Mozambique, Africa Event MC, Pastor Dexter Thomas from the […]

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MOAD exhibition – Decoding Identity: I Do it for My People

Culture

Oakland based artist Lorraine Bonner announces that pieces from her “Perpetrator” series will be shown at the Museum of the African Diaspora in San Francisco, CA.  Lorraine’s work MOVES me!  A META DEEP artist with a lot to say! Check out her on-line gallery. —- Decoding Identity: I Do it for My People January 23, […]

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Conjuring Women Inna Oaktown

Culture

Big up Rhythm Sistas for co-creating a POTENT community healing space in the East Bay.  Walk strong sistern/breath deep/chant peace/accept love. ——- When: Sat. January 24, 2009 1:00PM to 4:00PM Host: Sandy Mills, Mar Stevens, Charlene Gumbs & Monica Anderson Location: The Noodle Factory 1255 26th Street, Oakland, CA US Phone: (510) 381-0844 E-mail: imaniblessed@yahoo.com […]

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