Events

Panel Discussion and Book Signing in London

Black Cultural Archives, Monday 3 July 2017 at 6.30 pm for a 7pm start

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Book Signing at the Harvard Bookstore, April 17, 2017 at 7:00PM

Harvard Book Store and the Hutchins Center for African & African American Research will host Professor Heywood for a discussion of her book, Njinga of Angola: Africa’s Warrior Queen at Harvard University. 

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Book Signing and Panel Discussion at Boston University, March 15, 2017

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Book Signing at Howard University, February 27, 2017

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Book Signing at Jamestown Settlement, February 24, 2017

 

 

 

 

Professor Linda Heywood presents “Queen Njinga of Angola: Reflections on Gender, Leadership, and the Place of Women in Politics” at the Jamestown Settlement.

Featured event of Virginia’s 2019 Commemoration, American Evolution.

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Harvard African Studies Workshop, November 28, 2016

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Professor Heywood presented “Njinga and Memory in Colonial and Independent Angola: The Politics of Colonialism, Liberation, and Nation-Building” at the African Studies Workshop in Harvard University.

To see the full video, click here.


“The African Diaspora: Integrating Culture, Genomics and History,” September 12, 2013

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Check out Professor Linda Heywood as one of the speakers for “The African Diaspora: Integrating Culture, Genomics, and History” sponsored by the National Human Genome Research Institute.

Moderator: Corey Dade

Panelists: Sarah Tishkoff, Linda Heywood, Michael Blakey

Full Video: “Setting the Stage for Understanding Ancestry of African Americans

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