Nyle Fort

Doctoral Candidate
Department of Religion and Department of African American Studies
Nyle Fort

Nyle Fort is a Ph.D. student in the departments of religion and African American studies. His research focuses on the relationship between African American mourning and Black politics. In addition to completing coursework, he is currently co-organizing (with Heath Pearson) Princeton University's first annual African American studies graduate student conference, ‘eighteen hundred and more: mourning the needy dead in the chaos of protest.’ Nyle received a B.A. in English from Morehouse College and a Masters of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary.