Department of African American Studies


Welcome to African American Studies

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Prof. Naomi Murakawa

Meet Our Faculty

Learn what our extraordinary Core and Associated Faculty are doing in and outside the classroom.
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The AAS21 Podcast

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

Domestic Cages: A Black Feminist Reconsideration of Carceral History

Wed, Mar 27, 2019, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Location: 210 Dickinson Hall

From Black Power to Black Empowerment

Tue, Apr 2, 2019, 12:00 pm
Location: Seminar Room 201, Stanhope Hall

Churchill, Hertz, NSF & NDSEG Scholarship Information Session

Wed, Apr 3, 2019, 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Simpson International Building, A71