Critical Race and Ethnic Studies
Humanities Building 1
532 Humanities 1
Spring 2022: 9-11 Wednesday morning and by appointment (on Zoom); email in advance to schedule an appointment
Humanities Academic Services
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
African Social and Cultural History With Special Reference to Eastern and Southern Africa
African American Social and Cultural History
Islam in Africa
African American and Diasporic Spirituality
African and Diasporic Literature
African American Music
African American Improvisational Music and "Jazz" tradition
Christianity in Africa
African and African-American history, art, music, literature and cinema; eastern and southern Africa; African Languages; Indian Ocean wold; African and African American linkages; Islamic civilization; African diaspora studies; world history
Fellow, Residential Research Grant (RRG) Civil Wars, UCHRI (University of California Humanities Research Institute, UCI, Fall 2019
2016 UCSC Chancellor’s Achievement Award for Diversity http://diversity.ucsc.edu/diversity/caafd/index.html
2014 Excellence in Teaching Award, UC Santa Cruz Senate Committee on Teaching http://news.ucsc.edu/2014/06/excellence-in-teaching.html
2006 Nominee and Honorable Mention: UC Santa Cruz Committee on Teaching.
1994 Fellow, W. E. B. Du Bois Institute, Harvard University
1990 - 1991 President's Humanities Research Fellowship: UC Office of the President [?].
Jun 1990 Josie King Community Service Award: Presented by Class of 1990, University of California, Santa Cruz, African Awards and Recognition Ceremony.
Jun 1987-Jul 1988 Fulbright Award: Fulbright Lecturer, History Department, National University of Lesotho, Kingdom of Lesotho, Southern Africa.
Jun 1976-Jul 1977 Research Fellow: Fulbright-Hays Research Foundation, Department of State, Bureau of Cultural Affairs, Tanzania, East Africa.
https://www.moadsf.org/event/curators-talk-after-the-thrill-is-gone-fashion-politics-and-culture-in-contemporary-south-african-art/ March 28, 2018
https://chimurengalibrary.tumblr.com/post/88880252134/our-history-did-not-begin-in-chains-amilcar June 15, 2014
"A Luta Continua: African Liberation Posters from the collection of David H. Anthony," McHenry Library, UCSC, Summer 2002.
Guest artist (tenor saxophone), Karlton Hester
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0netbzKzvSw 2021 MLK Virtual March for the Dream -- Justice, Reconciliation & Reparations
Streamed live on Jan 18, 2021 NAACP Santa Cruz County Branch
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c2vCOMGYD8U Question Bridge Blueprint Roundtable Highlights- UC Santa Cruz April 3, 2019
QuestionBridge Black Males April 3, 2019 Question Bridge: Black Males Blueprint Roundtable Discussion 6:30 p.m. reception7:00-8:30 p.m. discussion Oakes Learning Center at Oakes College at UCSC https://art.ucsc.edu/sesnon/question-bridge-0