February 2014 News

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February 28, 2014
Kaneesha Parsard’s review, “The Medium of Emancipation,” a review of Lawrence Scott’s book, Light Falling on Bamboo (2012) appeared in small axe salon, 28...
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February 25, 2014
Vesla Weaver and Kica Matos have written an editorial published today in YDN, “Recognize, revalue and rid,” that urges local government—and citizens—to address...
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February 14, 2014
Phoenix Alexander will present a paper on the topic, “Power-as-rupture, power facilitating,” at the 40th Annual Conference of the African Literature Association - Texts,...
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February 7, 2014
AS UCLA considers departmentalization of its African American Studies program, Robin D.G. Kelley has written an incisive argument for departmentalization, answering exhausted...