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The African Studies Center (ASC) sponsors conferences, lectures, exhibits, film series, and cultural performances throughout the year. These events are designed to foster understanding of Africa among members of the U-M community and the public  and to advance the exchange of resources and knowledge between U-M and its partners in Africa.

In addition to our yearly programming, ASC considers funding requests to cosponsor lectures, events, performances,  and activities that coincide with the our mission to promote a broad and deep understanding of the region. Request to cosponsor an event»

‘Your Rhythm Is Rebellion’: Ringing in Postcolonial Carillon Solidarity

Friday, April 1, 2022
12:00-1:00 PM
Burton Memorial Tower Map
April 1, 12 -1 pm
Burton Tower
Indoor seating in Hussey Room, Michigan League

World premieres of the first carillon compositions by South-African composers of color:

Bongani Ndodana-Breen
Chantal Willie-Petersen
Kendall Williams

Performed by Tiffany Ng, U-M university carillonist, with solidarity concert by Alexios Vicatos at Cape Town City Hall, Cape Town, South Africa

The event is part of the event series, Dutch Studies: A Decolonial Revision, celebrating 50 Years of Dutch Studies at the University of Michigan. Events take place March 30 - April 2, 2022, and are accompanied by an exhibit in the Hatcher Graduate Library, Jan 31 - April 4, 2022.
Building: Burton Memorial Tower
Event Type: Performance
Tags: African Studies Center, Dutch, Germanic Languages And Literatures
Source: Happening @ Michigan from Germanic Languages & Literatures, African Studies Center