The Black disaspora
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- Dialogues on the Diaspora: Blackness in a
- Black Radical Congress, 31 October 2001. Call
for papers for an international conference of Black
Anthropologists, Panama City, June 17–21, 2002. The
second interdisciplinary conference on African Diasporan
issues in the 21st century.
- 700 attend State of the Black World
- By Debbie A. Bell, People's Weekly World,
12 January 2002. The State of the Black World Conference was
held here Nov. 28–Dec. 2 with 700 delegates. It was
convened to discuss issues and problems Black people face in
the U.S. and the world community, from racism and oppression
to poverty and suffering.
- Diasporan wins Miss Malaika
- By Baffour Ankomah, NewAfrican, 22 January
2003. a 22-year-old African-American student won a closely
contested Miss Malaika pageant beamed from Harare on 14
December to an estimated 300 million people in 30 countries
across the world. Two years ago the pageant was started as a
counter to the Miss World contest that had for years
overlooked the distinctive beauty of the African woman.