The Africa-America Institute
Educating People | Connecting Worlds
Please join us at the United Nations on
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 for a
Panel Discussion, Audience Q&A and a Film Screening of Highlights
from the Critically Acclaimed PBS Documentary
Africa’s Great Civilizations
Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University
A panel discussion on Africa Revealed will showcase the rich and vast histories beyond the colonial narrative; AAI President & CEO, Kofi Appenteng will facilitate this illuminating conversation that will delve into the scholarship led by Professor Gates with leaders from the African diaspora and UN African Diplomatic Corps.
Both the screening and panel will take place at the United Nations in the Trusteeship Conference Room, entrance located at First Avenue @ 46th Street, New York, NY
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.
Light Refreshments will be served
Please RSVP to Kalia Trotman, ktrotman@the kaikaigroup.com, +1-212-949-5666; advance RSVP is required for security clearance
Special thanks to the UN Permanent Missions of the Central African Republic, The Gambia & the African Union Observer