Department of African American Studies


Welcome to African American Studies

Featured Photo: Congratulations to our Class of 2019 Graduates!
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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

When Birds Refused to Fly

Sat, Oct 19, 2019, 2:00 pm

When Birds Refused to Fly

Sat, Oct 19, 2019, 8:00 pm
Location: Hearst Dance Theater

When Birds Refused to Fly

Sun, Oct 20, 2019, 2:00 pm

2019-2020 Faculty-Graduate Seminar Featuring Jerome Harris (Housing Works)

Wed, Oct 23, 2019, 4:30 pm
Location: Barfield - Johnson Seminar Room (201), Stanhope Hall