• Speech at the closing ceremony of the Black History Month 2018 program in the Sullivan Park Auditorium. Read the PDF

Book launch – Greenlight Books, Brooklyn.


  • Revisiting Black Marxism: Key Texts in the Study of the African Diaspora, Friday October 23rd at 1pm EST. Event link. Speakers: Prof. Carole Boyce-Davies, Prof. Erik S. McDuffie, Prof. Shana L. Redmond. Moderated by Prof. Minkah Makalani. Organised by the Association for the Study of the Worldwide African Diaspora.
  • “We Did not Come Alive in Europe”, Greenwich University, UK, May 21, 2020
  • “Writing Black Lives symposium”Boston University, March 27, 2020
  • African and African Diaspora Studies Humanities Lecture, Florida International University, March 12, 2020
  • African and African American Studies, 50th Anniversary Conference (Panel Discussion: Scholar Activism and Community Engagement,
    with Imani Perry, Cornel West, Aurora Vegara-Figueroa), University Harvard University, February 29, 2020
  • Keynote Address: “Black Women’s Intellectual Contributions to the Americas ConferenceUniversity of Texas, Austin, February 21,2020
  • ASWAD 10th Biennial Conference, The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, November 5-9, 2019
  • Boyer Family Lecture: Black Women and Political Leadership: Representing “Half the World”, Empire State College, Saratoga Springs, New York, October 23, 1-2pm
  • African Brunch Party, Athens, Greece, October 13, 2019
  • Workshop for Womxn of all backgrounds, Athens, Greece, October 12, 2019
  • “Sisterhood and Struggle:  Writing Black Women’s Political Leadership”, October 11, 2019, ASOEE University, Patsion 76, Amfitheatro Antoniadou, Athens, Greece
  • “Women of Color.  The Power of Protest.” National Portrait Gallery, McEvoy Auditorium, Washington D.C., September 12th, 2019. 6:00-7:30 p.m.
  • “Black Women Writers at Work” Forum and celebration – Penn, Pavillion, Duke University, September 6th, 2019
  • International School of Transnational Decolonial Feminism, Cachoeira, Salvador da Bahia, Brazil, July 28 – August 3
  • ”Caribbean Migrations and Imperial Projects”, Professor Carole Boyce-Davies & Professor Ishion Hutchinson, 4:30 p.m., May 1st, 2019, Rhodes-Rawlings Auditorium, G70 Klarman Hall, Cornell University
  • Keynote Address: “Decolonial Gaps and ‘Half the World’ Discourses”, African Literature Association Annual Conference, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, May 15-18, 2019
  • UNESCO – Seventh meeting of thé International Scientific Committee of Volume IX, X & Xl, Belo Horizonte, Brazil, March 25-28, 2019
  • “Decolonizing and Gendering the Humanities”, Plenary Session: “Decolonizing Research, Questioning Epistemic Masculinities: A Prerequisite for
    More Egalitarian, More Inclusive and More Integrative Social Sciences”, CODESRIA 15th General Assembly 2018, Dakar Senegal, December 17, 2018
  • “Black Women and the Production of Knowledge”, Inaugural Symposium, Museum of Black Civilizations, Dakar Senegal, December 8, 2018
  • Race and Resistance Lecture, Leeds University, UK, November 5, 2018
  • Annual Walter Rodney Lecture, University of Warwick, UK, October 30, 2018
  • “Dislocations, dis-possessions and  movements of the people.”  University of Colorado,  Boulder, April 12, 2018
  • “Decolonial Gaps” Keynote lecture at “On Whose Terms? Ten Years On. Critical Negotiations in Black British Literature and Arts”,  Goldsmiths, University of London,  New Cross, London, March, 22, 2018
  • “Black Women and Political Leadership: Fifty Years after Martin Luther King, Jr.” Corning Black History Month Closing Lecture, February 23, 2018
  • “Buchi Emecheta and African Women’s Rights Discourse”  Celebrating Buchi Emecheta,  SOAS,  University of London,  January 30, 2018“African Diaspora Knowledge and the Decolonial University” Celebration de la Journee mondiale de la culture africaine et afro-descendante (JMCA) , Bamako Mali, January 24, 2018