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Saturday, June 20, 2020 - 4:33pm

Directors, Chairs, and Department Heads from programs in Africana and African American Studies programs in the Southeastern Conference collaborated on this statement for publication.

Tuesday, June 16, 2020 - 5:51pm

The Institute for African American Studies is proud to announce the winners of the Lee Roy B. Giles Encouragement Award, established in 2010 by his wife, Dr. Freda Scott Giles, Professor Emeritus in the Institute.

Monday, April 6, 2020 - 3:33pm

In the midst of our current global pandemic, the Institute for African American Studies is proud to celebrate faculty member Ed Pavlic on the paperback release of his latest novel, Another Kind of Madness

Saturday, March 21, 2020 - 7:27pm

Dear AFAM Students,

Friday, January 31, 2020 - 4:18pm

Associate Director of IAAS, Dr. Lesley Feracho, recently returned from a 20-day trip to three cities in Brazil during which she engaged with the local, thriving black Brazilian feminist community through research, cultural events, meetings with activists, and dialogue with members of these…