Related to Africana: African Languages, Africana studies


 (ăf′rĭ-kä′nə, -kăn′ə, -kā′nə)
n. (used with a pl. verb)
Materials, such as books, documents, or art objects, relating to the history or culture of African peoples.


pl n
objects of cultural or historical interest of African origin


(ˌæf rɪˈkæn ə, -ˈkɑ nə, -ˈkeɪ nə)

n. (used with a pl. v.)
books, documents, artifacts, artistic works, etc., reflecting or concerned with African history, life, or culture.
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From the Black Christian community, a few of the hallmark conspicuous voices were present along with many local, national, and international Africana clergy condemned both the treatment of Freddie Gray as well as the subsequent mayhem in the streets of Baltimore.
That is one of the main arguments that Rubin Patterson, a professor and chair of sociology and anthropology at Howard University, makes in his recently released Greening Africana Studies: Linking Environmental Studies with Transforming Black Experiences (Temple University Press).
On October 4, 2014, the Penn State Africana Research Center hosted an Undergraduate Research Exhibition in recognition of undergraduate students who have conducted outstanding research on issues affecting the African Diaspora.
The tribute on October 18 includes a performance by students from UWC Atlantic College, music from Amas and the Jazzy Africana as well as displays of African dancing and an African wedding ceremony.
The Carmina Burana & Africana premiered on Sunday 16 March in front of a sold-out house at the National Theatre in Windhoek.
1) Where he spoke of "Afro-American philosophy," I would speak of Africana philosophy, a term I will treat as interchangeable with "black philosophy.
Race, gender, and identity; a social science comparative analysis of Africana culture.
It is the first documentary about a successful example of sustainable management and corporate social responsibility program related to Prunus africana.
Tina Joemat-Pettersson, the Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries welcomes the sailing of the Africana for the commencement of the pelagic biomass survey.
Different embassies namely Algeria, Egypt, Kenya, Libya, Mauritius, Morocco, Nigeria, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan and Tunisian would participate in the Africana Event today on 20th April, 2011.
africana encountered, the large proportion of the mosquitoes was nulliparous (Table 2).
Akin Magbadelo, MD of Kiny Foods, said the rent for the Cuisine Africana outlet was low enough to make the venture worthwhile.

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