Join us as Dr. Quito Swan shares his latest research project titled “Melanesia’s Way: Black Internationalism and Diaspora in the South Pacific”. The research project seeks to understand how ideas of Black Power, African American freedom struggles and Pan-Africanism were shared in places such as Fiji, Australia, Papua, New Guinea, New Caledonia, New Zealand, and Vanuatu.
Dr. Swan is a professor of African Diaspora History at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. His research and teaching interests include Black internationalism and 20th-century Black social movements.
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