Making History launches with a profile on Charity Folks:
The Chronicle’s teaching newsletter covers the Black Womanhood course taught by Drs. Jessica Marie Johnson and Martha Jones at Johns Hopkins University.
New video project, led by Adriane Hopper Williams and Daina Ramey Berry, brings Black women’s history to life:
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Exciting new book series!! With Vanessa K. Valdéz as Series Editor and Rebecca Colesworthy as Acquisitions Editor:
New digital collection on 19th century thinker and activist Anna Julia Cooper:
Congratulations Erica Dunbar!
David Wheat has been awarded the 2017 Harriet Tubman Book Prize from the Lapidus Center for the Historical Analysis of Transatlantic Slavery, at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture for Atlantic Africa and the Spanish Caribbean, 1570-1640 (UNC, 2016).
Keisha N. Blain and Ibram X. Kendi have been awarded the Roy Rosenzweig Prize for Innovation in Digital History to a freely available new media project for Black Perspectives (African American Intellectual History Society).
Sowande’ M. Mustakeem has been awarded the Wesley-Logan Prize in African diaspora history from the American Historical Association for Slavery at Sea: Terror, Sex, and Sickness in the Middle Passage (Univ. of Illinois Press, 2016)
David Wheat has been awarded the James A. Rawley Prize for the integration of Atlantic worlds before the 20th century from the American Historical Association for Atlantic Africa and the Spanish Caribbean, 1570–1640 (Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture and the Univ. of North Carolina Press, 2016)