- Writing about race has transformed the life of Ta-Nehisi Coates since his 2015 book, “Between the World and Me,” was published to widespread acclaim. It placed him at the forefront of the national discussion about issues surrounding America’s racial history. On Nov.
- This spring several Princeton University graduate students pursuing graduate certification in the Department of African American Studies earned awards and fellowships to support continued research in African American Studies and intersecting fields. The graduate certificate provides an opportunity for graduate students to co
- Tera Hunter wins Organization of American Historians prize for Bound in Wedlock: Slave and Free Black Marriage in the Nineteenth CenturyProfessor Tera Hunter, a professor of history and African American studies at Princeton, has been awarded the Mary Nickliss Prize in U.S.
- Writer Jennifer Howard explores the early life and significant work of Professor Wendy Laura Belcher, and where the two intersect, in a feature profile, "A Broader Notion of African Literature," which appeared in the September 2015 issue of The Chronicle of Higher Education.
☆ A Radical, Radiant Life
… people’s lives been seen on the stage.” But less than six years after her wildly successful debut, Hansberry died of pancreatic cancer.Hansberry loomed large in the childhood of Imani Perry, the Hughes-Rogers Professor of African American Studies, …
☆ Princeton seniors Johnson and Geyman; Oxford student Daunt, named Sachs Scholars
Dec. 14, 2018 12:30 p.m.Princeton seniors Tylor-Maria Johnson and Emily Geyman, and University of Oxford student Mary (Molly) Daunt have been named recipients of the Daniel M. Sachs Class of 1960 Graduating Scholarship, one of Princeton …
☆ Activist Angela Davis discusses race, capitalism
In the 1950’s, “a gathering such as this would have been impossible,” she said, “especially at Princeton University.”
☆ Safiya Noble Speaks on "Algorithms of Oppression" at Year of Data Keynote | Updates | The Center for Digital Humanities
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☆ What does NYT report on TM Landry school say about the education system at large?
Professor and Chairman for the Center of African American Studies at Princeton University, Eddie Glaude, joins Craig Melvin to discuss. Nov. 30, 2018