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"The understanding of a culture comes from hearing the language, tasting the food, seeing personal interactions, experiencing the traditions, and so much more in context."

— Elizabeth Laval & Candice Pendergrass, Sikh Youth Public History Project

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— Elizabeth Laval & Candice Pendergrass, Sikh Youth Public History Project

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SAN BERNARDINO–Afro-Latinx Carnival

September 12, 2023 @ 12:00 pm3:00 pm

Free
Tuesday, Sept.12 12-3PM • Coyote Walk Join us for two captivating stages, including a special performance by renowned headliner, Las Cafeteras. Discover and immerse yourself in the essence of Afro-LatinX culture and celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month through engaging cultural experiences, community connection, and new exhibitions.

SAN BERNARDINO—Join the CSUSB Afróntalo exhibition for a celebration of Afro-LatinX culture and celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month through engaging cultural experiences, community connection, and new exhibitions. This free event will have two captivating stages, including a special performance by renowned headliner, Las Cafeteras.

Where: California State University, San Bernardino | Coyote Walk | 5500 University Parkway, San Bernardino, CA 92407

About the Afróntalo exhibit:

One in four Latin Americans has African ancestry. And yet, there is a general deficit of knowledge regarding the presence and prevalence of blackness throughout the Americas. This is more than a simple matter of obscurity. It is a problem of erasure, invisibility and dislocation. Afróntalo introduces you to four communities in Mexico and twenty-one Californians, all in their own words, to explore the depth and breadth of Afrolatiné histories, cultures and identities. This exhibit is part of the Afrolatine California project.

Exhibit Runs September 21, 2023 – June 19, 2024

Free and open to the public

Other upcoming events and public programs from the Afrolatine California project:

Poster promoting public events associated with the Afrolatine California project, with sponsor logos including California Humanities

Learn more at on the project’s website.

This project is supported by a Humanities for All Project Grant

Details

Date:
September 12, 2023
Time:
12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.csusb.edu/anthropology-museum/exhibitions/current-exhibition

Venue

Cal State San Bernardino
5500 University Parkway
San Bernardino, 92407
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