African Twilight: Vanishing Ceremonies of the African Continent

Date: 

Thursday, December 5, 2019, 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Center for African Studies, 1280 Massachusetts Avenue, 3rd Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138
AfricanTwilightThis lecture will feature highlights from African Twilight, a fifteen-year study and visual homage to the vanishing traditions of the continent. Angela Fisher and Carol Beckwith sought out remote communities to record sacred ceremonies, celebrating Africa’s powerful art forms and boundless creativity. The conversation will be moderated by Ilsa Barbash, Museum Curator of Visual Anthropology at the Peabody Museum. Free and open to the public. For additional information, click here.