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

Imani Perry receives National Book Award for Nonfiction for ‘South to America’

Imani Perry, the Hughes-Rogers Professor of African American Studies, has received the 2022 National Book Award for Nonfiction for “South to America: A Journey Below the Mason-Dixon to Understand the Soul of a Nation” (HarperCollins/Ecco Press, 2022).

Privacy and Autonomy in the Metaverse

Virtual reality (VR) technologies have never been more accessible. The utopian vision of accessibility is that it has a democratizing effect; however, when companies monetize their technology, the trade-off is often privacy. 

Upcoming Events

2022-2023 Faculty-Graduate Seminar: "Black Speculative Futures"
Dec 7, 2022, 4:30 pm
Location
Barfield-Johnson Seminar Room 201, Morrison Hall
Crime, Safety and Justice in the 2022 Elections
Dec 9, 2022, 12:00 pm
Location
Barfield-Johnson Seminar Room 201, Morrison Hall

 

 

Princeton AAS Podcast