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Khytie Brown

African American Studies, with a primary field in Religion

Khytie Brown is a Ph.D. candidate in the department of African and African American Studies with a primary field in Religion. Her research...

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Kierstan Carter

Kierstan Carter

African and African American Studies with a primary field in Government

Kierstan Carter is a doctoral student in African and African American Studies with a primary field in Government (political theory). She studies the...

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Bruno Carvalho

Professor of Romance Languages and Literatures and African and African American Studies
Co-Director of the Harvard Mellon Urban Initiative
Affiliated Professor in Urban Planning and Design at the Graduate School of Design

Bruno Carvalho works on cities as lived and imagined spaces. He studies relationships between cultural practices and urbanization, with a focus on Brazil...

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Panashe Chigumadzi

Panashe Chigumadzi

African and African American Studies, with a primary field in History

Panashe Chigumadzi is an essayist and novelist. Her 2015 debut novel Sweet Medicine (Blackbird Books) won the 2016 K. Sello Duiker Literary Award...

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Jean Comaroff

Alfred North Whitehead Professor of African and African American Studies and of Anthropology, Oppenheimer Fellow in African Studies

On leave Fall 2020

Jean Comaroff was educated at the University of Cape Town and...

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Department of African and African American Studies
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Gregory Davis

African American Studies, with a primary field in Psychology
Gregory Davis is a doctoral student in African American Studies with a concentration in Psychology.  He works with Professor Jim Sidanius in the Sidanius... Read more about Gregory Davis