B. Anthony Bogues
Asa Messer Professor of Humanities and Critical Theory
Professor of Africana Studies

Roquinaldo Ferreira
Associate Director
Vasco da Gama Associate Professor of Early Modern Portuguese History and Portuguese and Brazilian Studies 

Shana Weinberg
Assistant Director 

Maiyah Gamble-Rivers
Manager of Programs & Outreach
For K-12 educational visits and programming email  

Diane Straker
Administrative Assistant

Student Workers

Thoralf Island '19

Querube Suárez-Werlein '19 

Jasmine Thomas '19

Yamileth Renteria '19

Babette Thomas '20

Faculty Advisory Board

Philip Gould

Israel J. Kapstein Professor 
of English
Department of English

Matthew Pratt Guterl

Professor of Africana and American Studies, Chair of American Studies

Francoise Hamlin

Associate Professor of African Studies
and History 

Marion Orr

Fred Lippitt Professor of Public Policy, Professor of Political Science and
Urban Studies

Seth Rockman

Associate Professor of History

External Advisory Board

Dr. Ruth J. Simmons


Debra L. Lee '76


James T. Campbell

Katherine Chon '02

Spencer Crew '71

Libby Heimark '76, P'11, P'14, P'17


Mary Vascellaro '74, P'07