RSVPs are now closed. You're still welcome to join us! $40 cash at the door, undergraduate students FREE Join the ADRSA for a special symposium celebrating 6 years since our founding! We’re taking
RSVPs are now closed.
You’re still welcome to join us!
$40 cash at the door, undergraduate students FREE
Join the ADRSA for a special symposium celebrating 6 years since our founding!
We’re taking the party to one of the best and most African cities in the country: New Orleans! Spend the weekend in NOLA with us enjoying a Symposium featuring presentations from scholars, activists, and practitioners of Africana Religions, a dazzling performance showcasing the history of Black New Orleans and the Mardi Gras Indians, a festival in honor of Osun, and more! Special guests include:
Yeye Luisah Teish (Morning Keynote)
Author of Jambalaya: The Natural Woman’s Guide to Personal Charms and Rituals
Teresa Washington (Afternoon Keynote)
Author of The Architects of Existence: Aje in Yoruba Cosmology, Ontology, and Orature
Aisha Beliso-De Jesus
Author of Electric Santeria: Racial and Sexual Assemblages of Transnational Religion
Author of African Spiritual Traditions in the Novels of Toni Morrison
N. Fadeke Castor
Author of Spiritual Citizenship: Transnational Pathways from Black Power to Ifá in Trinidad
Anwar I. O. Uhuru
Author of Subsistere
Executive Director, National Police Accountability Project
Iyalode Yeyefini Efunbolade
Director, International Institute of African Studies and Knowledge Inc. (IIASK)
Jean-Marcel St. Jacques
Artist, Hoodoo Practitioner, and creator of WOODEN QUILTS®
Producer/Director of Brooklyn to Benin: A Vodou Pilgrimage
20 (Friday) 8:30 am - 22 (Sunday) 5:00 pm CST