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Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Alphonse Fletcher University Professor
Director, Hutchins Center for African & African American Research
Hutchins Center Executive Committee
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Abby Wolf

Executive Director, Hutchins Center for African & African American Research
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Emmanuel Akyeampong

Oppenheimer Faculty Director, Center for African Studies
Ellen Gurney Professor of History and of African and African American Studies
Hutchins Center Executive Committee; Director, Workshop on African History and Economics
Lawrence D. Bobo

Lawrence D. Bobo

Dean of Social Science and W. E. B. Du Bois Professor of the Social Sciences
Hutchins Center Executive Committee, ex officio; Founding Editor, Du Bois Review
W. E. B. Du Bois Medalist, 2005
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Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham

Department Chair and Victor S. Thomas Professor of History and of African and African American Studies
Hutchins Center Executive Committee; Editor, African American National Biography
W. E. B. Du Bois Medalist, 2013
Glenn H. Hutchins

Glenn H. Hutchins

Chair, National Advisory Board
Hutchins Center Executive Committee, ex officio
W. E. B. Du Bois Medalist, 2006
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William Julius Wilson

Lewis P. and Linda L. Geyser University Professor
Hutchins Center Executive Committee
Director, Project on Race, Class & Cumulative Adversity

Richard D. Cohen

Vice Chair, National Advisory Board
Chairman, Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art
W. E. B. Du Bois Medalist, 2013 and 2015

Glenn H. Hutchins

Chair, National Advisory Board
Hutchins Center Executive Committee, ex officio
W. E. B. Du Bois Medalist, 2006
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Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Alphonse Fletcher University Professor
Director, Hutchins Center for African & African American Research
Hutchins Center Executive Committee
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Steven J. Niven

Steven J. Niven

Executive Editor: Dictionary of African Biography, African American National Biography, Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro-Latin American Biography
p: 585.730.0387
Aabid Allibhai

Aabid Allibhai

Doctoral Candidate in African & African American Studies, Harvard University
2022-2023: Dorothy Porter & Charles Harris Wesley Fellow
Rhae Lynn Barnes

Rhae Lynn Barnes

Assistant Professor of American Cultural History, Princeton University
2022-2023: Sheila Biddle Ford Foundation Fellow
Celeste-Marie Bernier

Celeste-Marie Bernier

Professor in American Cultural History and Atlantic Studies, University of Edinburgh
Spring 2023: Sheila Biddle Ford Foundation Fellow
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David Bindman

Emeritus Professor of the History of Art, University College London
2022-2023: Image of the Black Archive & Library Fellow
Kimberly Juanita Brown

Kimberly Juanita Brown

Associate Professor of English and Creative Writing, Dartmouth College
2022-2023: Richard D. Cohen Fellow
Panashe Chigumadzi

Panashe Chigumadzi

Doctoral Candidate in African & African American Studies, Harvard University
2022-2023: Dorothy Porter & Charles Harris Wesley Fellow
John J. Clegg

John J. Clegg

Postdoctoral Fellow in Economic History, Lund University
Fall 2022: Hutchins Family Fellow
Jorge Delgadillo Núñez

Jorge Delgadillo Núñez

Chancellor’s Advance Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California, Irvine
2022-2023: SlaveVoyages Postdoctoral Fellow
Jim Downs

Jim Downs

Gilder Lehrman-National Endowment for the Humanities Professor of Civil War Era Studies and History, Gettysburg College
2022-2023: Shelia Biddle Ford Foundation Fellow
Reighan Gillam

Reighan Gillam

Assistant Professor of Anthropology, University of Southern California
Fall 2022: Mark Claster Mamolen Fellow
Mandy Izadi

Mandy Izadi

Broadbent Junior Research Fellow at the Rothermere American Institute & St. Edmund Hall, University of Oxford
2022-2023: Hutchins Family Fellow
Nancy Jacobs

Nancy Jacobs

Professor of History, Brown University
Spring 2023: Hutchins Family Fellow
Rashauna R. Johnson

Rashauna R. Johnson

Associate Professor of History, University of Chicago
2022-2023: Hutchins Family Fellow
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Stevie Johnson

Hiphop Artist and Scholar
Spring 2023: Nasir Jones Hiphop Fellow
Tamary Kudita

Tamary Kudita

Fine Art Photographer
Spring 2023: J. M. D. Manyika Fellow
Moody-Turner

Shirley Moody-Turner

Associate Professor of English and African American Studies, Pennsylvania State University
Spring 2023: Sheila Biddle Ford Foundation Fellow
Jeffrey Murray

Jeffrey Murray

Senior Lecturer in the School of Languages and Literatures, University of Cape Town
Fall 2022: Mandela Fellow
Nii Ayikwei Parkes

Nii Ayikwei Parkes

Royal Literary Fund Fellow at University West London, Brentford
2022-2023: Hutchins Family Fellow
Antônia Gabriela Araújo

Antônia Gabriela Pereira

Coordinator at "Biblioteca e Centro Cultural Preto Casa Futuro," Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Spring 2023: Mark Claster Mamolen Fellow
Faith Smith

Faith Smith

Associate Professor of African and African American Studies, and English, Brandeis University
Fall 2022: Hutchins Family Fellow
K’Naan Warsame

K’Naan Warsame

Poet, Writer, and Musician
2022-2023: Nasir Jones Hiphop Fellow
Paul Tiyambe Zeleza

Paul Tiyambe Zeleza

Associate Provost and North Star Distinguished Professor, Case Western Reserve University
2022-2023: W. E. B. Du Bois Fellow