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LCWA Awards Ceremony!

Check out the great photos taken by Daniel Delgado Photography of the LCWA Annual Awards Ceremony! https://www.facebook.com/pg/DanieldevadPhotography/photos/?tab=album&album_id=2242908269125740&__tn__=-UC-R 

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The Long Afterlife of Brown V Board

Panel Explores 65th Anniversary of Brown vs. Board of Education Ruling. To commemorate the 65th anniversary of the hallmark Brown v. Board decision and decade of subsequient court battles and protests, Dr. Millicent Brown and Caroll Y. Turpin will share … Continue reading

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GoFundMe Campaign for Jamaica Study Abroad

Please support the African American Studies study abroad program to Jamaica this summer!  We are trying to make sure that all 11 accepted students will have the money that they need to go.  They are all applying for financial aid … Continue reading

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2018 President’s Report

Patricia Williams Lessane was featured in the 2018 President’s Report! Check out the full report HERE!

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Podcast with Mari Crabtree

Episode 3 – Watching Films Critically with Mari Crabtree Check out the podcast by Michael Overholt as he talked with Mari Crabtree (Assistant Professor in African American Studies) about her film festival “Afrofuturism on Film.”

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African American Studies Student Art Competition

African American Studies Student Art Competition Are you a student artist at the College of Charleston in search of new inspiration and an opportunity to showcase your work? Then the African American Studies Program has just the opportunity for you! … Continue reading

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Spring 2019 Newsletter!

African American Studies Spring 2019 Newsletter is finally out!

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African American Studies Spring 2019 Film Festival: Afrofuturism on Film

The African American Studies Spring 2019 Film Festival, “Afrofuturism on Film,” will feature four evenings of films that assert that, regardless of whatever else the future holds, the future is most definitely and defiantly Black. Though the films in the … Continue reading

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Video Projects from Fall 2018 courses!

Check out these awesome video projects from students in Professor Matheny’s Hip-Hop: Evolution and Impact from Fall 2018! Check out these projects from students in Professor Matheny’s Intro. to African American Studies courses from Fall 2018!

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Study Abroad in Jamaica highlighted

CofC’s Center for International Education highlighted the upcoming African American Studies study abroad program scheduled for summer 2019! Check out the newsletter here!

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