Schedule

11th Annual African American Studies Symposium

Thursday February 22, 2018

UC Denman Ballroom

11:15 – 11:30 AM

Welcome Remarks

11:30 AM – 12:45 PM

LUNCH (Registration Required)

12:45 – 1:00 PM

BREAK

1:00 – 2:15 PM

Panel 1
Scary Black Folks: A Conversation About Race and Horror

2:15 – 2:30 PM

BREAK

2:30 – 3:45 PM

Panel 2
We Are Wakanda: Race in Comic Books

3:45 – 4:00 PM

BREAK

4:00 – 5:00 PM

Keynote: Nalo Hopkinson

5:00 – 5:15 PM

Closing Remarks: Kinitra Brooks

5:15 – 5:45 PM

Comics & Book Signing in the Foyer of the Sue Denmann Ballroom

5:45 – 6:00 PM

BREAK – Walk to UTSA Art Gallery

6:00 – 8:00 PM

Art Exhibit/Fashion Show
RE:KONSTRIKSYON An Art & Fashion Exhibit
UTSA Gallery
Curated by Scott Sherer & Kirsten Thompson

Thursday February 22, 2018

Private Viewing of Black Panther
featuring a Q&A with Black Kirby
Cosplay Highly Encouraged!
registration required, more details to come