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New Film "Yemanja" to Feature at 2016 Conference

Posted by ADRSA on Wednesday, December 30, 2015, In : ADRSA Announcements 


The ADRSA is pleased to announce Yemanjá:Wisdom from the African Heart of Brazil as a featured film for 2016 conference and film festival to be held April 8-9, 2016 at Harvard University. Produced and directed by Donna Roberts, Yemanjá offers a look into the Brazilian
Candomblé faith and explores it's history, social challenges and triumphs, community ties and earth-based wisdom.
 
The film's story is told primarily through the voices of select women leaders of Candomblé, most of them re...

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WolfHawkJaguar to Perform and Premier Film at Spiritual Soundscapes Conference

Posted by ADRSA on Friday, December 5, 2014, In : Conferences 


The ADRSA is excited to add Adimu Madyun -- better known by his stage name WolfHawkJaguar -- to the roster for our third conference to be held at Harvard University on April 3, 2015!

Passion, Spirit, and Pain directly influence the melodic tunes of multi-talented Urban World Music artist WolfHawkJaguar. His music stirs the soul with a mixture of Spirituality, raptured in the heart of Hip Hop, Reggae, Rhythm and Blues. Currently residing in Oakland, the California native is a prolific musicia...

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Films Announced for 2014 Film Festival

Posted by Funlayo O. on Saturday, March 15, 2014, In : Events 


ADRSA is pleased to feature two powerful films for our 2nd film festival to be held in conjunction with our 2nd conference. Join us on Saturday, April 12 beginning at noon at the Center for the Study of World Religions at Harvard Divinity School as we screen the following films:

12 noon | It's Been Poetry

Documentary on the life and legacy of Oba Oseijeman Efuntola Adefunmi I, the founder and first king of Oyotunji Village in Sheldon, SC. The film features rare footage, photos, and interviews w...

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Film Festival Added to Conference Schedule

Posted by ADRSA on Wednesday, February 27, 2013, In : Events 



ADRSA has added a film festival to our roster of events for our inaugural conference to be held April 5, 2013 at Harvard University! Join us on Saturday April 6 beginning at noon at the Center for the Study of World Religions at Harvard Divinity School as we screen the following films:


12 noon: The Other Side of the Water

Part-carnival, part-vodou ceremony, and grassroots protest, “Rara” is one of the most breathtaking and contested forms of music in the Americas. The Other Side of the Wate...

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