Department of African American Studies

A Message From The Chair 

Welcome! We are finally back on campus and ready for an extraordinary year. I look forward to seeing students in classes, colleagues and staff around campus—to hearing the varied sounds of this vibrant and special place... READ MORE

Dannelle Gutarra Cordero on her first book, 'She Is Weeping'

On November 18, 2021, Dannelle Gutarra Cordero, a Lecturer in African American Studies and Gender and Sexuality Studies at Princeton University, published her first book, titled She Is Weeping: An Intellectual History of Racialized Slavery and Emotions in the Atlantic World. To learn more about her timely work, we asked her a few questions via email.

AAS Graduate Certificate Student Jessica Womack Wins Graduate School Teaching Award

The Graduate School Teaching Awards honor those graduate students who have made a significant contribution to undergraduate teaching.

2021 Fac-Grad Seminar



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