West Indian Week 2008: Mon 24th – Sun 30th

Tons of crazy awesome events are scheduled coming up as part of West Indian Week ’08. Check out what’s scheduled:

When: All Week
What: West Indian Art Display – Featuring artwork from West Indian artists
Where: Olin, Usdan

When: All Week
What: Wes(t Indian)CelebsGet to know the faces of some famous West Indians here at Wes. The people you THOUGHT you knew.
Where: Usdan

When: Monday, noon-6pm
What: “I Heart the W.I” T-shirt Making – Customize your own tee
Where: Nic Lounge

When: Thursday, 4:30 pm
What: Keynote speaker address by ethnomusicologist Dr. Peter Manuel “Gender Dynamics in West Indian Popular Music & Dance, Past and Present”
Where: PAC 001

When: Thursday, 9 pm
What: Dominoes Tournament – compete for a prize! “In the West Indies, we take dominoes very seriously.”
Where: Late Night @ Usdan

When: Saturday, 8 pm
What: Bajari Cultural Show – Annual showcase of Caribbean talent through music, dance, and spoken word
Where: World Music Hall
How much: $5 Wes students, $8 others. tickets at the box office.

When: Saturday, 10:30 pm
What: RAISE YA FLAG! Bajari After-Party – featuring guest DJ out of NYC, DJ Dave of Massive B
Where: Malcolm X-House
How Much: Free with Bajari ticket stub, $2 without

When: Sunday, 11:30 pm – 4pm.
What: Brunch followed by a soccer game!
Where: lobby of Freeman for brunch, soccer in the fieldhouse right afterwards
How Much: $2 donation

2 thoughts on “West Indian Week 2008: Mon 24th – Sun 30th

  1. Anonymous

    Corrections: The Keynote Address is actually entitled “Gender Dynamics in West Indian Popular Music and Dance, Past and Present.” Sunday Brunch will be in the lobby of Freeman Athletic Center, and the Soccer Game is right afterwards in the fieldhouse.COME SUPPORT WEST INDIAN WEEK!!!!!!!!!

  2. Anonymous

    Corrections:

    The Keynote Address is actually entitled “Gender Dynamics in West Indian Popular Music and Dance, Past and Present.”

    Sunday Brunch will be in the lobby of Freeman Athletic Center, and the Soccer Game is right afterwards in the fieldhouse.

    COME SUPPORT WEST INDIAN WEEK!!!!!!!!!

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