Read about and stream last week’s Race Forum panel discussion here
News & Announcements Archive
Congratulations to Nathan Connolly whose book, A World More Concrete: Real Estate and the Remaking of Jim Crow South, has been chosen as this year’s winner of the Southern Historical Association’s Bennett H. Wall award for the best book on southern business or economic history published in the preceding two years.
Congratulations to Lester Spence, who was presented with the “Best of Baltimore 2016: Best Nonfiction Book” award for Knocking the Hustle. View the City Paper review here.
Welcome Kanita Tavares! Kanita is the new Academic Program Coordinator in the 230 suite of International Centers and Programs Office, where she will be supporting CAS and PLAS specifically as well as serving as the budget specialist for all programs. Her email is firstname.lastname@example.org and 6-6385. “Hello, I am Kanita Tavares, my last name originates […]
Hollis Robbins, PhD, Chair of Humanities at The Peabody Institute and Director of Africana Studies at JHU's Krieger School of Arts and Sciences will serve as Institute Faculty at the “Space & Place in Africana/Black Studies” Institute from June 6-10 at Purdue University.
The Black Studies Idea: Towards a Scholarship of Indictment April 22, 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm | Levering Great Hall Dr. Floyd W. Hayes III is a senior lecturer and coordinator of programs and undergraduate studies in the Center for Africana Studies at Johns Hopkins University. He earned his PhD degree in government and politics at the […]
Society of Scholars recognizes former JHU postdocs, house staff, and junior or visiting faculty who gained marked distinction in their fields, including SOBA’s own Janine Austin Clayton. Through her research on ocular surface disease, ophthalmologist Janine Austin Clayton uncovered a novel form of disease associated with premature ovarian insufficiency in young women, setting the stage […]
The Center for Africana Studies is thrilled to announce that Jessica Marie Johnson will be joining the faculty on July 1, 2016 as Assistant Professor in History and Africana Studies, jointly appointed in the Department of History and the Center for Africana Studies of the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences. Professor Johnson comes to Hopkins from Michigan […]
Kim Gallon is a visiting scholar at The Center for Africana Studies at Johns Hopkins University. She is currently working on a manuscript entitled, "Covering the Race in Black and White: Sexuality and Modern Black Newspapers, 1925–1945"
FREE PUBLIC PERFORMANCE: Quraysh Ali Lansana, Tony Medina, and Safia Elhillo The BreakBeat Poets: New American Poetry in the Age of Hip-Hop (Haymarket Books, 2015) Monday, February 8, 6:30 – 7:30 pm Arellano Theater, Levering Hall Johns Hopkins University Homewood Campus Baltimore, MD Sponsored by the Center for Africana Studies at Johns Hopkins University Map […]