African American History
Farah Griffin, Columbia University

Farah Griffin, Columbia University

Dr. Farah Griffin is the William B. Ransford Professor of English and Comparative Literature and African-American Studies at Columbia University. Professor Griffin’s major fields of interest are American and African American literature, music, history and politics.

Blair LM Kelley, North Carolina State University

Blair LM Kelley, North Carolina State University

Blair L.M. Kelley is the Assistant Dean for Interdisciplinary Studies and International Programs for the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. Her scholarship, which has been published in scholarly journals and edited volumes, centers on the history of African American social movements.