Topic: John L. Warfield Center for African and African American Studies

Ransom Center Symposium to Explore American Cultural Life During Civil War

April 21, 2014

The Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin, announces the 11th Flair Symposium, "Cultural Life During Wartime, 18611865" to take place Sept. 1820.

Read more

Reflections on MLK's "I Have a Dream"

Aug. 26, 2013
Reflections on MLK's "I Have a Dream"

To mark the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s iconic speech, scholars, staff and students reflect on its legacy. With images by the late photojournalist Flip Schulke.

Read more

Annual MLK Day Celebration to Begin with Rally on Campus

Jan. 12, 2012

The 18th annual community march celebrating the life of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. will begin with a rally at the Martin Luther King Jr. Statue on the East Mall at The University of Texas at Austin at 9 a.m. on Jan. 16.

Read more

Maggie Anderson Discusses 'Buying Black' Movement, New Book

Feb. 25, 2011

Event: Maggie Anderson, chief executive officer and cofounder of the Empowerment Experiment Foundation, will discuss her new book "Our Black Year: A Tale of Buying Black in America's Racially Divided Economy" at The University of Texas at Austin.

Read more

Performance Artist Reads Oral Histories of Black Gay Men of the South

Sept. 8, 2010

Event: The John L. Warfield Center for African and African American Studies at The University of Texas at Austin presents a reading of "Sweet Tea, Black Gay Men of the South" by performance artist and scholar E.

Read more