Afro-American Studies Symposium Seeking Papers

The Du Bois Department Graduate Organization welcomes submissions from undergraduate and graduate students and faculty for its third annual symposium, "Look Back and Wonder: Examining the Impact of Black Studies on Academia." Relevant themes for papers and panel presentations related to this topic include media representation, crime, stereotypes, historiography, and more. Candidates should submit a 250-350 word abstract, along with other information, to Please view the symposium's call for papers for more information about submissions. Submissions are due January 31, and the conference will take place on April 7.