Top Stories

  • Blood, Sweat, and Tears

    New publication by Professor Derrick White explores the legacy of Black college football. "Blood, Sweat, and Tears: Jake Gaither, Florida A&M, and the History of Black College Football"

    Book Cover
  • AAAS welcomes Shamell Bell

    Dr. Shamell Bell is a mother, community organizer, dancer/choreographer, and documentary filmmaker. Dr. Bell will be teaching in the department of Theater and the African and African American Studies program.

  • Experiencing Black Theater in America

    Students in Associate Professor of Theater, Monica Ndounou's class curate Rauner exhibit highlighting the history of black theater - with many documents displayed from the papers of Theater Professor, Errol Hill, the first African-American educator to receive tenure at Dartmouth College.

    Black Theater Rauner Exhibit
  • Newly Published: Postcolonial Hauntologies

    Professor Ayo Coly's newest book Postcolonial Hauntologies: African Women’s Discourses of the Female Body is now available! Postcolonial Hauntologies is an interdisciplinary and comparative analysis of critical, literary, visual, and performance texts by women from different parts of Africa.

    Postcolonial Hauntologies
  • Activist Mahmoud Traoré Visit

    Free screening of Samba, Un Nombre Borrado and conversation with Mahmoud Traoré, activist, filmmaker and author. April 16th at 7 p.m., Haldeman 41

    M. Traore

Recent Publications

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  • Postcolonial Hauntologies: African Women’s Discourses of the Female Body

    Ayo A. Coly

    University of Nebraska Press, 2019.

  • "Race"

    Trica Keaton

    Keywords for African American Studies (NYU, 2018)

  • Co-Editor of Haunt Journal

    Linette Park

    Haunt Journal of Art, Volume 5,

  • “The Twilight of Popular Revolutions”

    Marvin Chochotte

    The Journal of African American History, (Vol. 103, Summer 2018)


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