Culture and Thought of the Black Peoples
Cultura y Pensamiento de los
Cultura e Pensiero dei Popoli Neri
ACTIONS_ 2017-2018 |
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There is currently no course in
the Spanish sphere that deals with black peoples in all their complexity. At
the same time, there is widespread ignorance about this problem, not only among
the general public, but also in academic circles. Our aim is to help remedy these shortcomings.
In this regard, we echo the long tradition of
African and black studies, which already has a strong roots in countries such
as France and the United States.
A global vision in the cultural, that attends
to the set of the contributions of the black towns in the different artistic
and intellectual fields. || Una visión global en lo cultural, que atiende al
conjunto de las aportaciones de los pueblos negros en los distintos campos
artísticos e intelectuales.
vision in the temporal, that takes in consideration the past, the present and
the future of the black towns. || Una visión global en lo
temporal, que toma en consideración el pasado, el presente y el futuro de los
This proposal goes beyond the
merely intellectual. It intends to join in the effort to build a more
democratic and inclusive society, capable of harboring within it the diversity
of the human race. More specifically, it responds to the call made in the
Non-Law Proposal of the Spanish Cortes in 2010 regarding the recognition of the
sufferings of the black community for centuries of slavery, colonialism and
apartheid and the need to promote greater knowledge and awareness in the
Society about these events.