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Distinguished Professor Steven Tracy has been appointed to Distinguished Overseas Professor

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

A Distinguished Overseas Professor is a title and honor the Chinese Ministry of Education give to a foreign professor with internationally-recognized academic achievement and influence in a...

Forgotten: Springfield’s Black History Is Nowhere In Sight

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Springfield, Massachusetts, was a big abolitionist hub during the days of the Underground Railroad — not that many people know this....

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...