Iyelli Ichile receives NEH invitation

— Siobhan Redding

Iyelli Ichile, assistant professor of African American studies at Temple, has received an invitation to participate in the National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Institute at Emory University. Each year, the NEH offers opportunities for school, college, and university educators to study a variety of humanities topics. The topic for this year’s institute is “Black Aesthetics and African-Centered Cultural Expressions: Sacred Systems in the Nexus between Cultural Studies, Religion and Philosophy.”