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Welcome to the Department of African American Studies at Yale.  Select a category below to learn more about our academic programs:

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 NEW BOOKS from Yale AFAM STUDIES…

                                  
 Jonathan Scott     Jacqueline            Anthony Reed          Elizabeth Alexander 
 Holloway               Goldsby                                                      

News

July 21, 2015
Wendell Adjetey (History and African American Studies) and Etienne Mashuli (African Studies) have won a highly competitive fellowship from Echoing Green, a global nonprofit...

Events

Videos

Sun, 11/16/2014

Vesla Weaver discusses her newest book, Arresting Citizenship, which explores the effects of increasing punishment and...