Department of African American Studies

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Honoring Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom and Heritage
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Written by Department of African American Studies

The Department of African American Studies at Princeton University proudly commemorates Juneteenth, a day of profound historical significance. On June 19, 1865, the last enslaved African Americans in Galveston, Texas, were informed of their freedom, marking the true end of slavery in the United States. This day symbolizes the resilience,…

Board approves 14 new faculty appointments
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Written by The Office of Communications, Princeton University
Echoes of the Past: The Significance of Remembering the Tulsa Race Massacre
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Written by Keren Dillard, The Department of African American Studies
Behind The Research: Anna Arabindan-Kesson
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Written by Princeton Alumni Weekly