Decolonizing Academia: Affirming black scholarship and intercultural exchange of knowledge & experience

SEE the world Through a different lens

 

THE AFROCENTRISM CONFERENCE IS A 2 DAY EVENT THAT SEEKS TO CHALLENGE OUR UNDERSTANDING OF WESTERN EPISTEMOLOGY AND OFFER THE OPPORTUNITY TO EXPLORE THE OFTEN MISUNDERSTOOD AND MISINTERPRETED SHARED HISTORY OF PEOPLE WITH AFRICAN ANCESTRY.

 
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THE AFROCENTRISM CONFERENCE HOPES TO CHALLENGE OUR EUROCENTRIC FRAMEWORKS AND UNDERSTANDING OF THE COMPLEX SOCIO-POLITICAL AND ECONOMIC RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CANADA, AFRICA AND THE DIASPORA.

WE’RE HONOURED TO HAVE THESE TALENTED INDIVIDUALS SUPPORT AND LEAD US TOWARD THAT GOAL.

WORLD RENOWNED Writers, ACTIVISTS, AND PRIME EXAMPLES OF BLACK EXCELLENCE.

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Afrocentrism is the philosophical view point and study of global history of people of African descent.
 
 
Afrocentrism Conference is open to the curious and lifelong learners.

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we acknowledge that the Afrocentrism Conference will be held on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh people, which has always been a place of learning and community.