• 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.


  • 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