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Film Review: Looking At The Culture of Resistance in Burkina Faso's Creative Scene in Burkinabé Rising

In line with the ethos of the work Iara Lee does with Cultures of Resistance, the Brazilian filmmaker looks to the organic and widespread nature of resistance inherent in Burkina Faso’s art scene for her latest film, Burkinabé Rising. 566 more words

Film

Conference 2018 | Panel 4 | Boundaries and Belonging: The Geographies of Space, Place and Cult

After a much-needed tea break, Panel 4 ‘Boundaries and Belonging: The Geographies of Space, Place and Culture’ moderated by Prof. Merin Simi Raj began.

Namrapali Narzary was the first presenter. 1,182 more words

Department Events

How to Write Shara Bey in Japanese

Want to write “Shara Bey” in Japanese? Shara Bey is Poe Dameron’s mom, learn how to write her name in Japanese katakana here!

Feel free to copy the katakana and use it for any graphics, art, websites, blogs, and more. 155 more words

Star Wars

"But, Chris, the Bible Isn't Political": Part 12

The Jews are a uniquely trampled-upon people.

They are history’s sufferers-in-chief. As one global empire after another sought to control the land of Judea—the strategic land bridge between Africa, Europe, and Asia—it was the Jewish people who suffered most. 1,656 more words

Christianity

Gabrielle Weidner-Forgotten Hero

The more I do these WWII stories the more I realize how littIe I  actually know.. It was by chance I came across the name Gabrielle Weidner. 430 more words

History

Fringe

I’ve always preferred a little fringe
on my rugs and displayed as bangs.
But when it comes to resistance,
fringe was written in my name. 46 more words

Poetry

Interview with Monica Cannon-Grant

For those who missed our show on February 11, 20018, it was an amazing interview with Monica Cannon-Grant, Boston activist and founder of Violence in Boston, which serves to improve the quality of life & life outcomes of individuals from disenfranchised communities by reducing the prevalence of violence and the impact of associated trauma. 12 more words