UWSA – University of Windsor Students' Alliance

Afrofest

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Afrofest is a week-long celebration of African Heritage Month which takes place in February. The week consists of various cultural and educational activities that document and celebrate the contributions made by peoples of African descent to the world.

 

Afrofest promotes unity on campus, celebrates the journey and progression of black history, as well as engages in cross cultural exchange. Afrofest is a fusion of intellectual discussion, film, fashion, and artistic and musical talent.

AFROFEST CONTACT INFO

Aisha Aderinto (she/her)

Windsor, ON, N9B 3P4
Room 235, 2nd Floor CAW Student Centre 401 Sunset Ave

519-253-3000 Ext. 4527 

HOURS OF OPERATION

Contact the Afrofest Coordinator for office hours.

In The Right Place and Time

After hearing an infant’s first cry, a pair of white wings from the bed of clouds would fall from the skies.Everyone had a guardian angel. Their kind stood bright, cherubic, and rosy-cheeked. Their strong wings stretched for miles and shielded their wards from harm, with the promise of protection said on musical tongues that any child would believe. The only exception was that their assigned guardian angel would be the only one they could see.

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Poems

Way back I can’t answer these scars,

Speaking out loud and messing my mind…

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