Lineup, theme announced for annual CACE Conference: ‘The Year of the Black Woman’

Lineup, theme announced for annual CACE Conference: ‘The Year of the Black Woman’

Posted on January 27, 2021
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UNC Greensboro’s African American and African Diaspora Studies (AADS) program invites students, faculty, staff, and community members to its annual Conference on African-American & African Diasporic Cultures & Experience (CACE).

This year’s theme is “The Year of the Black Woman.”

Hear presenters across a variety of disciplines and community partnerships discuss Black women leaders, Black women in education, Black women in the diaspora, and Black women artists, among other topics, and engage in lively discourse about our shared interests.

The schedule for this year’s conference is as follows:

Tuesday, February 23, 2021

CACE Literary Café: 5 – 6:30 p.m. via Zoom

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Welcome and Panel Roundtable: 10 – 10:50 a.m.

Research Presentations and Workshops: 11 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Thursday, February 25, 2021

Research Presentations and Workshops: 9 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.

Closing of Presentations and Panel Roundtable: 5 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.

AADS Student Awards for Research and Creative Activity: 6:30 – 7:45 p.m.

The conference is free and open to the public. Registration is required. Both registration and program details can be viewed at https://aads.uncg.edu/cace/

Photography by Leighann Blackwood, via Unsplash