To encourage and support the critical examination of all dimensions of African-American and African diaspora cultures through sustained and open discussion, dialogue and debate, and to enhance the intellectual and socio-cultural climate at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and in communities beyond the campus boundaries. Our work and activities support the University’s mission objectives to “serve as a center for research, scholarship and creativity and to teach a diverse community of undergraduate, graduate and professional students to become the next generation of leaders”, and to “extend knowledge-based services and other resources of the University to the citizens of North Carolina and their institutions to enhance the quality of life for all people in the State”.
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A complete listing of upcoming Stone Center events and programs throughout the semester, including our signature events--- Art Gallery Exhibitions, Diaspora Festival of Black and Independent Film and the Sonja Haynes Stone Memorial Lecture.
Writer’s Discussion Series and African Diaspora Lecture by Daniel O. Sayers | A Desolate Place for a Defiant People: The Archeology of Maroons, Indigenous Americans, and Enslaved Laborers in the Great Dismal Swamp
Writer’s Discussion Series: Cherie Ndaliko | Necessary Noise: Music, Film, and Charitable Imperialism in the East of Congo
The latest updates on Stone Center news and activities, as well as news and announcements from our Stone Center friends and partners.