The History Department hosts lectures, workshops and events for students, faculty and the UCF community.

Thursday, January 27, 2022

  • 2022 ZORA! Festival Academic Conference: Afrofuturism in the Visual Realm

    UCF Downtown-Dr. Phillips Academic Commons: West Wing, Room 106 and Virtual

    This two-day conference -- sponsored by UCF College of Arts and Humanities as part of the yearlong 2022 ZORA! Festival Season -- will explore the theme of "Afrofuturism in the Visual Realm" through the eyes of six participating scholars and visual artists. Moderator/curator Julian Chambliss defines Afrofuturism as Black speculative practice that critiques the status quo and projects a kind …

    UCF History Department