The university also has established a Department of African American studies
and offers two courses that deal with the university's ties to slavery.
One success story has been the birth and growth of the first PhD program in the Department of African American Studies
at Temple University under the main direction of Dr.
Patterson is now entering his second year as the inaugural chair of the Department of African American Studies
at his alma mater, Georgetown University.
Previously, Holloway was dean of Yale College, where he was chair of the department of African American Studies
. He has also served as master of Calhoun College and as the college's chair of the Council of Masters.
Following the backlash, Taylor received support from the Princeton University Department of African American Studies
Faculty and Staff who penned a (https://docs.google.com/a/ibtimes.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScKV4oncEBfrFdVeXq4timtDzt4iNDdicN5bG5BomSytMlsVQ/viewform?c=0&w=1) statement of solidarity.
For years, since joining the Department of African American Studies
at Northwestern University, I have been thinking about the particular mind-set of African American studies scholars and the distinguishing intellectual characteristics that cohere the discipline.
Du Bois Department of African American Studies
, University of Massachusetts) into a 296 page compendium titled "The World Of W.E.B.
In the Humanities, the "Poetry for the People" program, once under the direction of the late June Jordan of the University of California at Berkeley's Department of African American Studies
demonstrates the wide range of alternative ways to make a contribution to the community.
Kevin Quashie, a black assistant professor in Smith College's Department of African American Studies
, got a hint when students in his introductory African American literature section treated the class as if it were the social event of the semester.
Berkeley: U of California Department of African American Studies
He is a Lecturer in the Department of African American Studies
at Georgia State University; he received his Ph.D.
Glaude, chairman of the Department of African American Studies
at Princeton University, says that the show was a visual representation of the experience that he was feeling as a student at Morehouse at the time.