International African Arts Festival. Held over July 4 weekend in Brooklyn. Exact dates are usually announced in late winter.
NAKO Kwanzaa Celebration. One of the largest and longest-running NYC events. Held annually in Brooklyn one evening during Kwanzaa (December 26-January 1) and usually features a keynote lecture by Dr. Maulana Karenga, the author of our textbook.
Official Kwanzaa Website. Reliable source of info on the annual celebration with background and links to further reading/resources.
Major Africana Studies Professional Organizations
Major Discipline-Specific Professional Organizations
Association of Black Psychologists (ABPSi/ Psychology)
National Association of Black Social Workers (Social Work)
Association of Black Sociologists (Sociology)
College Language Association (English/Literature)
National Alliance of Black School Educators (Education)