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Faculty in the News

Faculty in African American Studies have been interviewed, presented awards, published articles, and much more over the past year.

Ashley Howard Given the Communicating Ideas Award

Ashley Howard, Assistant Professor of African American Studies and History, has been given the Communicating Ideas Award. This award recognizes excellence in communication about research and scholarship in the sciences and humanities and the study of creative, visual and performing arts to a general audience directly or via print and electronic media.
Martin Iowa Public Radio

Alfred Martin, Jr. on Iowa Public Radio's Talk of Iowa

Professor Alfred Martin, Jr. was interviewed by Charity Nebbe on Iowa Public Radio's Talk of Iowa podcast to discuss his latest book, The Generic Closet: Black Gayness and the Black-Cast Sitcom.


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