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Professor Toussaint Losier Awarded the Warren Center Faculty Fellowship for 2017-2018

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

The 2017-18 Warren Center Faculty Fellowship will be on the theme of CRIME AND PUNISHMENT IN AMERICAN HISTORY led by Elizabeth Hinton (History and African and African American Studies), and Lisa...

Professor Tracy Parker Receives Lilly Teaching Fellowship

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Professor Parker received the Lilly Teaching Fellowship for Spring, 2018. Congratulations!

Podcast-Fugitive Science: Empiricism and Freedom in Early African American Culture

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Listen to Professor Britt Rusert talk about her new book, Fugitive Science: Empiricism and Freedom in Early African American Culture (NYU Press), on the New Books Network AfroAm Studies Podcast:...

AfroAm Ph.D. Graduates 2016-2017

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Flávia Santos de Araújo...

Nneka Dennie 2017-2018 Recipient of the MIT Pre-Doctoral Fellowship

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Nneka D. Dennie has been selected as a 2017-2018 recipient of the MIT School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences Diversity Predoctoral Fellowship. She will be affiliated with the Program in...

Lessons to Learn From the "Fugitive Scientist"

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Science and activism have an intertwined history-in the antebellum period and today....