Department of African American Studies

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Continuing the Legacy of African American Studies!

Pictured: Group photo during 2019 AAS Alumni Reunion
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All AAS Courses

Interested in a Certificate or Concentration in African American Studies?
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Fad-Grad Seminar

2020-2021 Fac-Grad Seminar

This seminar explores approaches to archival research in the field of African American Studies
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Podcast episode

The AAS Podcast

A conversation around the field of African American Studies and the Black Experience.
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Upcoming Events

Graduate Lunchtime Conversation with Zakiyyah Iman Jackson

Wed, Apr 21, 2021, 12:00 pm
Location: via Zoom

Becoming Human: Book Talk and Discussion with Zakiyyah Iman Jackson

Thu, Apr 22, 2021, 4:30 pm
Location: via Zoom

Toni Morrison Lectures: Eddie S. Glaude, Jr & Jesmyn Ward

Tue, Apr 27, 2021, 6:00 pm
Location: via Zoom

A Conversation on Equity, Ethics and Technology

Fri, Apr 30, 2021, 5:00 pm
Location: Gilbert Lectures Livestream