Languages, Cultures, and World Affairs
Professor of African American history Mari Crabtree will give a talk on March 11, 2015, titled “My Soul is a Witness: Theorizing Racial Violence with the Blues.”
Originally based on the Chinese lunar-solar calendar, the holiday, also known as Spring Festival, is traditionally celebrated by families coming together to renew ties.
Jewish studies professor Adam Mendelsohn offers insight. His new book on the subject won the top prize in the National Jewish Book Awards.
The College of Charleston will screen the documentary Why We Laugh: Great Black Comedians and host author Darryl Littleton at the Avery Research Center.
The College’s Yaschik/Arnold Jewish Studies Program partners with community organizations to host the 10th-annual Chanukah in the Square event Dec 21, 2014.