Department of African American Studies


Welcome to African American Studies

Featured Photo: 2019 THRIVE Conference: Empowering & Celebrating Princeton's Black Alumni
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All AAS Courses

Interested in a Certificate or Concentration in African American Studies?
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Black Design

Faculty-Graduate Seminar

We explore what it means to “do” Black Studies in practice-based fields.
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The AAS Podcast

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

2019-2020 Faculty-Graduate Seminar Featuring Tanisha C. Ford (University of Delaware)

Wed, Nov 13, 2019, 4:30 pm
Location: Barfield - Johnson Seminar Room (201) Stanhope Hall, Princeton University

The Toni Morrison Conversations – Bill T. Jones and Deana Lawson

Wed, Nov 13, 2019, 7:30 pm
Location: The Lewis Center

AAS Course Event: Artist Talk for AAS 245: “Twentieth-Century African American Art”

An Evening with Dr. Yusef Salaam of the Exonerated "Central Park Five"

Wed, Nov 20, 2019, 6:30 pm
Location: McCosh Hall, Room 10