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Diversity of Scholars

For Black History Month we wish to highlight a few Black scholars from the United States of America who have made significant contributions.  This is by no means a complete list.  The few examples were chosen to include male and female scholars and...

The College of Arts and Sciences hosted a Diversity Visit on campus for underrepresented minority admitted students on February 7, 2020. This day was designed to learn what it's like to be a member of the UK community. These students had the opportunity to meet with faculty, A&S advisors and...

Pictures from the 24th Annual Black Women's Conference

The New Jane Crow:  Black Women, Mass Incarceration, and Police Violence

The University of Kentucky College of Arts & Sciences' African American and Africana Studies department presents:

22nd Annual Black Women's Conference

#SAYHERNAME, Making Black Women Visible in the Fight Against State Violence

April 27th - 30th, 2016

Breckenridge...

On Saturday, May 30, the Morris Book Shop hosted the first installment of the African American & Africana Studies Reading Series and welcomed DaMaris B. Hill to share poems from her latest publication.

About the book: \ Vi-zə-bəl \ \ Teks-chərs \ (Visible Textures) is...

The 2015 conference focuses on Black women’s bodies in motion. Dance, both sacred and secular, has been a critical space for expression and community building. This year the conference included dancers, scholars of dance and dance workshops as ways to explore the importance of dance in the lives...