Afro-Latin@s Now!

Afro-Latin@s Now!
Strategies for Visibility and Action
A three-day international conference

Thursday, November 3rd, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

Friday, November 4th, 8:30am – 6:00pm
Graduate Center, City University of New York

Saturday, November 5th, 12:00pm – 6:00pm
El Museo del Barrio

The Afro-Latin@ Forum is pleased to host “Afro-Latin@s Now! Strategies for Visibility and Action,” a three-day international conference that will gather scholars, community leaders and artists to advance a dialogue on issues of importance to Black Latin@s in the United States as well as foster positive relations between Latin@s, African Americans and other peoples of color.

Participants include Juan Flores (Social and Cultural Analysis, Latino Studies, NYU), Eduardo Bonilla-Silva (Sociology, Duke), Maria Rosario Jackson (Urban Institute), Silvio Torres Saillant (Latino-Latin American Studies, Syracuse University).

For up-to-date program with times and venues, please go to

Free and open to students and faculty with CUNY ID.  Registration required, click here.

Co-sponsored by the The Afro-Latin@ Forum, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, El Museo del Barrio, the Kellogg Institute, Ford Foundation and the W.E.B. Du Bois Institute for African and African American Research.