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Dr. Nekima Levy-Pounds delivers keynote address on Black Joy

M.L. Kenney

January 9, 2018

Written by M.L. Kenney & Margaret Moran This year’s Black History Month keynote address, titled “Black Joy Is a Tool Against Oppression,” was delivered by lawyer and activist Dr. Nekima Levy-Pounds from 7-9 pm in the Alexande...

The flag is bleeding

November 18, 2016

The purpose of this essay is to extend the American Studies Department as a safe space. In 2004, a year after the American Studies Department launched, we purchased the rights to use the image of Faith Ringgold’s oil paint...

Governor’s Council MLK breakfast held at Mac

February 6, 2015

The State Governor’s Council held its celebratory Martin Luther King Jr. Day program at Macalester this year. American studies professor Duchess Harris, a co-chair of the Governor’s Council, was pivotal in selecting Macalester as...

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