Mourning the Loss of Professor John H. Bracey, Jr.
We are sad to share the news that a pillar of our department and community, Professor John H. Bracey, Jr., recently joined the ancestors. Our community is shaken by this tremendous loss.
Dr. Leydi Vidal Perlaza "MAKES AN IMPACT"
Wednesday, August 17, 2022
See the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G0-X90ghsVM
Call for Papers:
Tuesday, August 9, 2022
The W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies’ 2022-2023 Workshop Series...
Dr. Yolanda Covington-Ward, Chair, W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies
Monday, July 11, 2022
Dr. Yolanda Covington-Ward will serve as the next Chair of the W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies!...
The Shirley Graham Du Bois Award 2022
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
We are pleased to announce two winners for this year's Shirley Graham Du Bois Award, which recognizes the top senior project in Afro-American Studies: ...
Du Bois Department's Response to the Anti-Black Incidents on Campus
Wednesday, May 11, 2022
Message to UMass Amherst from the W. E. B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies in Response to the Anti-Black Incidents on Campus...
Du Bois Department's Doctoral Student Achievements 2022
Wednesday, April 27, 2022
Post-Doctoral Fellowships and Job Placements...