Making the Road

Welcome to MAKING THE ROAD trips with Prexy Nesbitt. MAKING THE ROAD is more than just travel, it is a project of forging new paths and new understandings through conversations that connect the Americas and Southern Africa, history to the present, and different generations to one another.

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Make a secure on-line tax-deductible donation to support Making the Road trips. Be sure to choose the designation for Making the Road. You can also send a check, made out to the South Africa Development Fund and designated for Making the Road, to SADF, 555 Amory Street, Boston, MA 02130.

For the announcement of the August 2017 Travel Seminar to Cuba, with links to short-form and long-form applications, click here.

Emails to the Making the Road mailing list in 2017:
Teaching, Travel, and Progressive Internationalism (May 16, 2017)
Announcing Travel Seminars and Speaking Tour (March 15, 2017)

For more background and updates on the three trips in the summer of 2016, see below.
September 2016 – Unfinished Agendas: Update on 2016 trips
July 2016 – Unfinished Agendas: Liberation History and Today’s Struggles – Report during trip
May 2016 – Unfinished Agendas: Liberation History and Today’s Struggles – Announcement

A Making the Road delegation is honored by a meeting with Graca Machel at the Nelson Mandela Foundation in Johannesburg 2011

Prexy Nesbitt speaks to students at Letare Secondary School in Soweto, South Africa. The visit took place during the April 2009 Vukani Mawethu Choral Tour to Southern Africa.