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"Spiritual Citizenship" author N. Fadeke Castor to Speak at Symposium

Posted by ADRSA on Friday, March 16, 2018, In : Conferences 


We're excited to welcome you to New Orleans next month and we're more excited for the great line-up of speakers, vendors, and events lined up! Spiritual Citizenship: Transnational Pathways from Black Power to Ifa in Trinidad author N. Fadeke Castor will be in the building on April 20th speaking on the Juju Justice panel about policing and liberation in African and Diasporic religions.

Dr. Castor is Assistant Professor in Africana Studies and Anthropology at Texas A & M University. An initiate...

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Wakanda to NOLA: ADRSA 2018 Keeps the Black Panther Energy Going!

Posted by ADRSA on Wednesday, February 28, 2018,

*FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE*

Wakanda to NOLA: In the Wake of Black Panther, Upcoming Symposium to Highlight African American Contributions to the Spiritual Heritage of the African Diaspora


“Nina Simone” from the WOODEN QUILTS® collection by Jean-Marcel St. Jacques, the Symposium’s featured artist. The WOODEN QUILTS® collection was created using wood from St. Jaques’ Katrina-damaged home in the Treme neigborhood of New Orleans. Pieces from the collection will be on display during the sympos...

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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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Support the ADRSA's first Teespring Campaign!

Posted by ADRSA on Tuesday, November 11, 2014, In : Events 

Show your love for African and Diasporic Religions and support the ADRSA's first Teespring campaign with this simple, yet powerful t-shirt! We've listed some of the ADRs that are being studied and presented by scholars in our collective and a small version of our logo on the back. We've got just 21 days to sell 75 of these shirts, order now for delivery by December 18th and start the new year off in style!

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Travel to Nigeria This Summer!

Posted by ADRSA on Saturday, April 13, 2013, In : Events 

 
Interested in traveling to Nigeria this summer? Join the Orisa Community Development Corporation on their Journey to Yorubaland! The two-week journey will take travelers to sacred sites in Ile-Ife, Osogbo, Oyo, and Ibadan, the highlight of which will be a pilgrimage to the world famous Osun Osogbo Festival. Travelers will also have the opportunity to present a workshop of their choosing to Nigerian youth at the Orisa CDC's Third Empowerment Retreat and to attend the Afro-Identity at the Cros...

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