Co-Sponsored Events

Co-Sponsored Events

Find information on events across campus co-sponsored by the Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society (CRRES).

El Palenque de Delia

Colombian Company of Popular Traditions

Delia Zapata Olivella was the first Black Woman in Colombia to create a dance company that explored Black and Indigenous musics. We want to celebrate and honor her legacy! Join us for three days of activities with the Colombian music, theatre and dance company led by Edelmira Massa Zapata.

All the events are free and open to the public, all ages and levels are welcome!

March 28 - March 30, 2024

Paulo Ramos Art Installation

Bodies of Water

March 2 - March 7, 2024


Racism and Health Symposium

February 23, 2024
9:00am - 3:00pm
Social Science Research Commons

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Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Talitha Washington

Talitha Washington Public Lecture
February 26, 4:15pm
Chemistry Building 001

Indiana University’s Gamma chapter of Phi Beta Kappa (PBK) will welcome Talitha Washington, Director of the Atlanta University Center (AUC) Data Science Initiative and Professor of Mathematics at Clark Atlanta University, to Bloomington from February 26-27, 2024 as part of PBK’s Visiting Scholars program. This program brings distinguished scholars in a variety of disciplines to campuses across the nation, and we are honored to host Dr. Washington as she will speak on “The Mathematics of the Hidden Figures” in which she will uncover the essential ideas created by Katharine Johnson that sent John Glenn into orbit and brought him back safely in a racially segregated era.

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Publishing Workshop

Debbie Gershenowitz and Ayesha Pande

March 25, 2024

Afro Latiné Film and Performance Festival: Resonating Spirituality and Presence

Thursday, September 21 - November 29, 2023

Save the dates for the Afro Latiné Film and Performance Festival taking place during the Fall 2023 Semester. There will be amazing performances, film screenings, and discussions. The festival is proudly emphasizing the central role that Black and Indigenous women play in creating community through art and inspiration in solidarity with Latiné communities.

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This event is co-sponsored along with the Journal of Folklore Research, the Department of Folklore and Ethnomusicology, the Department of African American and African Diaspora Studies, the Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, the Department of Spanish and Portuguese, the Center for Research on Race & Ethnicity in Society, and the Latin American Music Center.

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Asian Culture Center 25th Anniversary

October 27-29, 2023

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Center for Research on Race and Ethnicity in Society
Schuessler Institute for Social Research
1022 E. 3rd St., Room 209,
Bloomington, IN 47405
Office Hours: Monday - Friday: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm