Department Events

Black History Month: Human Rights, Borders and Barriers Symposium

6:00pm to 9:00pm

Opening Remarks

Alain-Philippe Durand, Director of Africana Studies and Interim Head, French and Italian, University of Arizona

Guest Speakers

Keisha-Khan Perry, Brown University, “The Gendered Racial Frame of Land and Housing Rights as Human Rights Issues”

Will Reno, Northwestern University, “Border Control and Surveillance: The New Shape of Security Assistance to African States”