October 2018 News

Historian Edward Rugemer
October 31, 2018
Historian Ed Rugemer’s new book, Slave Law and the Politics of Resistance in the Early Atlantic World (Oct. 2018),  is a comparative history spanning two hundred years...
David W. Blight
October 16, 2018
In his new book, Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom (2018), David Blight draws on new information held in a private collection that few other historian have consulted, as...
Demar Lewis IV
October 10, 2018
PhD student Demar Lewis (African American Studies / Sociology) has been inducted into the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s prestigious Health Policy Research Scholars program...
Signage for Filling Basins
October 2, 2018
a.k. payne (2019) is an English [w a concentration in playwriting] & African-American Studies double major.  In fall 2017, Payne directed the Suzan-Lori Parks play,...