• Richard D. Cohen Lecture Series with Jacqueline Francis

    Tuesday, March 21st - Thursday, March 23rd, Jacqueline Francis will present Real Talk: Why the History of Art and Visual Cultural Studies Matters, a lecture in 3 parts.

    All lectures will be held at 4:00pm in the Hiphop Archive & Research Institute at the Hutchins Center. WATCH LIVE WEBCASTS HERE.

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  • Spring Colloquium with NoViolet Bulawayo: March 29th

    Our weekly colloquium series continues on Wednesday, March 29th, as NoViolet Bulawayo discusses Glory.

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  • Author's Talk with Linda M. Heywood: April 17th

    Please join us at the Harvard Book Store on Monday, April 17th, at 7:00pm as Professor Linda M. Heywood discusses her new book, Njinga of Angola: Africa’s Warrior Queen.

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  • Diago: The Pasts of This Afro-Cuban Present

    On view: February 2nd – May 5th, 2017

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  • "Africa's Great Civilizations"

    In this six-hour series, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. takes a look at the history of Africa, from the birth of humankind to the dawn of the 20th century.

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Classic Crates

This year, the Loeb Music Library at Harvard University, in collaboration with the Hiphop Archive & Research Institute, began its archive of 200 of the most influential hiphop albums.
 

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Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop Class of 2017

The fourteen members of the second edition of the Mark Claster Mamolen Dissertation Workshop were selected from a pool of forty-two applicants from universities and research  institutions in Germany, Spain, Mexico, Brazil, Colombia, Puerto Rico, and United States.

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