African American Studies



link to catalog page AHAD-LEGARDY, Afro-Nostalgia

Afro-Nostalgia

Feeling Good in Contemporary Black Culture

Author: Badia Ahad-Legardy
Pub Date: March 2021

The past as a building block of a more affirming and hopeful future   learn more...
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Being La Dominicana

Race and Identity in the Visual Culture of Santo Domingo

Author: Rachel Afi Quinn
Pub Date: June 2021

Dominican women being seen—and seeing themselves—in popular culture   learn more...
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link to catalog page BARCLAY, The Mark of Slavery

The Mark of Slavery

Disability, Race, and Gender in Antebellum America

Author: Jenifer L. Barclay
Pub Date: April 2021

Exploring the disability history of slavery   learn more...
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link to catalog page CARSON, A Matter of Moral Justice

A Matter of Moral Justice

Black Women Laundry Workers and the Fight for Justice

Author: Jenny Carson
Pub Date: July 2021

A long-overlooked group of workers and their battle for rights and dignity   learn more...
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link to catalog page JULES-ROSETTE, African Art Reframed

African Art Reframed

Reflections and Dialogues on Museum Culture

Author: Bennetta Jules-Rosette and J.R. Osborn
Pub Date: June 2020

New ideas on display and diffusion   learn more...
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link to catalog page CHANCY, Autochthonomies

Autochthonomies

Transnationalism, Testimony, and Transmission in the African Diaspora

Author: Myriam J. A. Chancy
Pub Date: March 2020

A daring new approach to understanding African diasporic culture   learn more...
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link to catalog page KEMPER, Before March Madness

Before March Madness

The Wars for the Soul of College Basketball

Author: Kurt Edward Kemper
Pub Date: August 2020

Idealism, power, and the campaign to monetize college hoops   learn more...
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link to catalog page HUNT-KENNEDY, Between Fitness and Death

Between Fitness and Death

Disability and Slavery in the Caribbean

Author: Stefanie Hunt-Kennedy
Pub Date: April 2020

Challenging how we think about race and disability   learn more...
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link to catalog page AVILEZ, Black Queer Freedom

Black Queer Freedom

Spaces of Injury and Paths of Desire

Author: GerShun Avilez
Pub Date: November 2020

Mapping a geography of black queer life through art   learn more...
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link to catalog page MCKEE, Degrees of Difference

Degrees of Difference

Reflections of Women of Color on Graduate School

Author: Edited by Kimberly D. McKee and Denise A. Delgado
Pub Date: May 2020

A go-to resource for helping women of color survive, and thrive, in grad school   learn more...
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