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.

You think a pandemic can slow down Professor Martin? Think again!

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Lerone Martin, Director of American Culture Studies and Associate Professor of African And African American Studies and Religion and Politics has been very busy, since the spring of 2020, he has received three sizable research grants that address enduring scholarly questions and pressing needs in the Saint Louis community .

Much Respect for "Recipes for Respect"

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Professor Zafar keeps a busy schedule as folks just can't get enough of her 2019 book.

Mutonya listed among Top 100 Kenyans of 2020

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In 2020 Professor Mutonya received international recognition for his use of sociolinguistic methods that focus on the interests of marginalized speech communities.

College and COVID-19

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Two AFAS majors share their experiences of being in college during a pandemic.

Romance in Marseille named one of 10 best books of 2020

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Buried in the archive for nearly ninety years, Professor Maxwell's edition helps to breathe new life into Harlem Renaissance literature.

AFAS Honors the Memory of Professor Garrett Albert Duncan

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The Department of African & African American Studies mourns the tremendous loss of Professor Garrett Albert Duncan (Feb 1, 1961 - Dec 8, 2020)

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