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Dillard University

New Orleans, Louisiana


April 1, 2023 - April 9, 2023

                 Aurea Maria Diab, World Languages Coordinator                                     Zella Palmer, Executive Director

                                     Humanities Department                                   Ray Charles Program in African-American Material Culture

Through cultural immersion, discussions, and guided activities, students will examine issues relevant to the African diaspora with a focus on culture, history, and food studies in Cuba.   

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Nine (9) days/ eight (8) nights in Havana, Cuba

Cuban Travel Visa & Health Insurance

Double Occupancy Accommodations

Full Program of Guided Activities

Transportation for Programmed Activities

Two daily meals (breakfast and lunch/dinner)

On-Site Program Coordinator


Our program is jam packed with a variety of rich and diverse experiences. Here are a few highlights:  

Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Seminar

Cabildo Arará (Dahomey Cultural Center)

Route of the Rebel Slave Excursion

Muraleando Community Art Project

Culinary Arts and Gastronomy Course

Sustainable Foods Project

Community Farm Visit Excursion

Callejon de Hamel: Afro Cuban Expressions

Live Music & Dance Experiences


per person

double occupancy


$750 Deposit

Due December 2nd

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