African American Review Special Schomburg Issue

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Professor Rafia Zafar guest edits the African American Review's special issue featuring Arturo Schomburg.

AFAS faculty are helping lead WashU & Slavery, a new initiative in CRE2

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Several AFAS faculty are helping to lead Washington University's participation in Universities Studying Slavery, a global consortium of nearly eighty universities across five countries engaged in examining how their institutional histories are entangled with histories and legacies of slavery. The project, WashU & Slavery, is based in the Center for the Study of Race, Ethnicity & Equity (CRE2).

Applications Now Open for Black Digital Media Studies Tenure-Track Professor

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Exciting New Publications from Shearer

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Professor Samuel Shearer offers up exciting new publications in 2020!

Parikh co-edits special issue of the American Ethnologist

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Professor Shanti Parikh served as co-editor of special Ferguson issue of the American Ethnologist journal.

New Publications from Vetta Thompson

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Professor Vetta Thompson addresses COVID-19 and community engagement in four new publications.

2020, A Busy Year for Himes

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While the world went into quarantine Ron Himes was operating on all gears!

New Job, New City, New Pandemic? Brown

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New postdoctoral fellow, Kenly Brown, shares her research interests, COVID-19 challenges, and hopes for the spring semester.

New Job, New City, New Pandemic? Opong

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New postdoctoral fellow, Adwoa Opong, shares her research interests, COVID-19 challenges, and hopes for the spring semester.

New Job, New City, New Pandemic? Frierson

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New faculty member, Karma Frierson, shares her research interests, COVID-19 challenges, and hopes for the spring semester.

Manditch-Prottas named 2020 Crompton-Noll Prize winner for Best Article

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After receiving well-deserved recognition, Dr. Manditch-Prottas looks ahead to a productive new year.

National Milestones in Linguistics and Scientific Research

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This year Professor Baugh found himself elected to two luminary academic positions.

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