Thank you Mr. Lasana Hotep

September 22, 2014

Lasana Hotep visited the Temple University Department of African American Studies on Friday September 19th. Lasana Omar Hotep is a consultant, educator, and researcher committed to providing insight and practical strategies in the arenas of student development, cultural awareness, Hiphop history, and organizational efficiency.  He uses the mediums of public speaking, workshop facilitation, panel discussions,.. read more →

DEPARTMENT OF AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDIES Position for Fall 2015 (Tenure Track Position in African American Studies) Assistant Professor in African American Studies at Temple University The successful candidate will hold a doctoral degree in African American Studies, or a related social science or liberal discipline, with an emphasis on the nature of social anthropology. The.. read more →

The African American Studies Department is searching to fill 2 full-time, Non-Tenure Track faculty lines for the 2014-2015 academic year.  The application deadline is February 15, 2014. 1. African Cultural History and Literature (Non-Tenure Track Position) Assistant Professor (Teaching/Instructional) in African American Studies at Temple University The successful candidate will hold a doctoral degree in African American Studies,.. read more →

Nelson Mandela is an Ancestor

December 10, 2013

Africa has lost one of its greatest sons. On December 5, 2013, Nelson Mandela went home to the Ancestral World. The world is lighter today and the African ancestral world is heavier. Some people pass away and it takes time to assess their histories; others pass away and you know by their works that they.. read more →

October 17th Conference at Temple University celebrates the achievements of the field of African American Studies PHILADELPHIA.  Temple University’s Department of African American Studies will celebrate its 25th anniversary of offering the doctorate degree with a conference of outstanding alumni in October and a yearlong intellectual conversation in the discipline with numerous national and international scholars.  The.. read more →