Posts tagged: African-American History - Diverse


Brigham Young U Under Fire for Comparing Latter-day Saints’ History to that of African Americans

by | June 24, 2020 Brigham Young University-Idaho is under fire after its Performing and Visual Arts Facebook acco Read more

Dr. David Driskell, Influential Black Art Scholar and Artist, Dies at 88

by | April 2, 2020
Prominent African American artist and scholar, Dr. David C. Driskell, passed away on April 1 at [...] Read more

2020 Emerging Scholars: Dr. Kabria Baumgartner

by | January 22, 2020
When Dr. Kabria Baumgartner went to the University of Massachusetts Amherst to earn her Ph.D., [...] Read more

Georgetown’s Jackson ‘Jazzed’ About History

| May 1, 2019
As a historian who happens to have an a­ffinity for jazz, Dr. Maurice Jackson of Georgetown Un [...] Read more

Chicago Historian Timuel Black Turns 100

by | December 10, 2018
Timuel “Tim” D. Black, a Chicago historian who survived the Great Depression and worked on [...] Read more

Temple University Blockson Collection Obtains Materials of Tupac Shakur

by | November 1, 2018
The Charles L. Blockson Afro-American Collection at Temple University unveiled the newly obtain [...] Read more

Family Storytellers Inspired Professor-Historian

| October 30, 2018
Dr. Allyson Hobbs comes from a family of storytellers, perhaps chief among them her Aunt Shirle [...] Read more

Harvard History Professor Makes History

by | September 10, 2018
Dr. Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham’s appointment as the first African-American chair of the Depar [...] Read more

Sterling Stuckey, Renowned Historian, Dies

by Walter Hudson | August 17, 2018
Dr. Sterling Stuckey, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Californ [...] Read more