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

"Spotlight on Culture, Society, and Religion" with Dr. Eddie Glaude, Jr.


In this episode of the Spotlight on Culture, Society, and Religion series, Dr. Eddie Glaude, Jr. of Princeton University gives an overview of his recent book, Begin Again: James Baldwin’s America and Its Urgent Lessons…

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
Barfield-Johnson Seminar Room 201, Morrison Hall
Crime, Safety and Justice in the 2022 Elections
Dec 9, 2022, 12:00 pm
Barfield-Johnson Seminar Room 201, Morrison Hall



Princeton AAS Podcast