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About Interdisciplinary Critical Studies

11 January 2021

Interdisciplinary Critical Studies brings together four programs in the College of Liberal Arts: Africana Studies (AFST), Latino/a and Mexican American Studies (LMAS), Religious Studies (RELS), and Women’s and Gender Studies (WGST), each of which is interdisciplinary as well as critical.

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Student with statue of Ross in background

Opinion: Remove the statue of Confederate General and Texas Ranger Lawrence Sullivan Ross at Texas A&M

16 June 2020

What happens when institutional traditions symbolize white supremacy?

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Teysha Bowser

Teysha L. Bowser: AFST Success Story

18 May 2020

Teysha L. Bowser, hired for a tenure track position by the Department of Teaching and Learning at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh for the upcoming 2020-2021 academic year.

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Gabe H. Miller

Gabe H. Miller: AFST Success Story

18 May 2020

Africana Studies Certificate holder Gabe H. Miller, a mentee of AFST and Psychology Associate Professor Adrienne Carter-Sowell, will be joining Mississippi State University as a tenure-track assistant professor in the fall. 

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Alain Lawo-Sukam

Dr. Alain Lawo-Sukam to be Distinguished Scholar and Writer at Hofstra University

04 November 2019

Hofstra University, The Center for Race, Culture, and Social Justice presents the Fall 2019 Distinguished African Scholars and Writers Series Program with Dr. Alain Lawo-Sukam on Wednesday, November 20, 2019, and Thursday, November 21, 2019. Dr. Alain Lawo-Sukam, who comes […]

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