West Indian Week 2007

Note: Venues are changing! TBA…

Monday, 3/26

“EVOLUTION AND REVOLUTION” POSTER DISPLAY
Learn about various Faces of Political Change in the Caribbean and celebrate the bicentenary of the Abolition of the Slave Trade Act.
Venue: Sci-Li and Olin
Time: All week long

Tuesday, 3/27

SPRING NYAMMINGS
Food exposé feat. traditional dishes from different Caribbean countries. Music by WeSteel
Venue: Lawn and first floor of 200 Church
Time: 12pm
Cost: $2

Wednesday, 3/28

MOVIE: That which cannot be named because of some stupid university regulation
Riveting documentary following the life of a prominent Haitian radio journalist and freedom fighter who struggled to bring democracy to Haiti in spite of a corrupt and brutal dictatorship. He was assassinated in 2000.
Venue: PAC
Time: 8pm

Thursday, 3/29

GUEST SPEAKER: CHESTER HIGGINS JR.
“Before Genesis: The Journey of African Naturalism”: Examining our Sacred Heritage from the Nile to the Americas
Venue: Science Center 150
Time: 4pm

Friday, 3/30

WISA CAFE
Domino Tournament. Spades Tournament. Showing of movies “Shottas” and “Belly
Venue: MPR
Time: 7 – 11pm

Saturday, 3/31

BAJARI Cultural Show
Caribbean spoken word, dance and music with performances by Kalalu and Caliente. Caribbean culture at its finest!
Venue: World Music Hall
Time: 9pm

BAJARI AFTER PARTY: “Me and My Crew”
The official after-party. Hottest party of the Spring semester featuring the hottest crews at Wesleyan. Music by Seduction Vibez
Venue: X-House
Time: 11:30pm – 3:30am

6 thoughts on “West Indian Week 2007

  1. Anonymous

    it’s because of rights to showing the film. we don’t have them. that’s why we have to be hush-hush about a lot of the documentaries and films that student groups show and not advertise them everywhere or we could get s u e d.

  2. Anonymous

    it’s because of rights to showing the film. we don’t have them. that’s why we have to be hush-hush about a lot of the documentaries and films that student groups show and not advertise them everywhere or we could get s u e d.

  3. Anonymous

    wait, what? why?? i know what film you’re talking about, have seen it, and really cant see why on earth the name of the film would be censored.

  4. Anonymous

    wait, what? why?? i know what film you’re talking about, have seen it, and really cant see why on earth the name of the film would be censored.

  5. Ishuku

    reel fanatic: we had to delete your comment because, apparently, we’re not allowed to say the name of the documentary. i don’t know.

  6. Ishuku

    reel fanatic: we had to delete your comment because, apparently, we’re not allowed to say the name of the documentary. i don’t know.

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