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African American Experience & Race Relations in Books by ASU Faculty: Home

Promotes book publications by current ASU faculty and staff which focus on African American experiences and / or American race relations, and 2) to make it easy for ASU students, faculty and staff to obtain access to this material.

About This Guide

This library guide was made in response to the following story published by ASU Now and is intended to allow current ASU faculty, staff and students to quickly determine the availability of the involved books from the collections of the ASU Library.

Walker, Penny. Books by ASU authors on the African American experience and race relations. July 22, 2020. ASU Now.

About the ASU Faculty Authors

Leslie Alexander
Associate Professor. School of Social Transformation, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Lisa M. Anderson
Associate Professor. School of Social Transformation, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Duku Anokye
Associate Professor. School of Humanities, Arts and Cultural Studies, New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences.


Curtis Austin
Associate Professor. School of Historical, Religious, and Philosophical Studies, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Marlon Bailey
Associate Professor. School of Social Transformation, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Lee Bebout
Professor. Department of English, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
Professor. School of Social Transformation, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Arna Bontemps
Professor Emeritus. School of Social Transformation, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Sharon Bramlett-Solomon
Associate Professor. Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.


Scott Brooks
Associate Professor. T. Denny Sanford School of Social and Family Dynamics, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Lois Brown
Director: Center for the Study of Race and Democracy.
Foundation Professor. Department of English, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Jennifer Chandler
Lecturer Senior. College of Integrative Arts and Sciences.


Olga Davis
Associate Dean, Barrett Honors College - Downtown Phoenix campus.
Professor. Hugh Downs School of Human Communication, The College of Arts and Sciences.


Thomas J. Davis
Emeritus Professor. School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Tracy Fessenden
Director of Strategic Initiatives, Center for the Study of Religion and Conflict.
Professor. School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Sarah Florini
Assistant Professor. Department of English, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Maureen Goggin
Professor. Department of English, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Rudy Guevarra
Associate Professor. School of Social Transformation, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Donald Guillory
Instructor. College of Integrative Arts and Sciences.


Rodney Hero
Professor. School of Politics and Global Studies, The College of Arts and Sciences.


Stanlie James
Vice Provost for Inclusion and Community Engagement, Office of University Provost.
Professor. School of Social Transformation, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Neal Lester
Founding Director, Project Humanities.
Foundation Professor. Department of English, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Joe Lockard
Associate Professor. Department of English, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Monica McDermott
Associate Professor. T. Denny Sanford School of Social and Family Dynamics, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Elizabeth McNeil
Instructor. College of Integrative Arts and Sciences.


Keith Miller
Professor. Department of English, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Lynette Miles
Lecturer Senior. Department of English, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Kathryn Nakagawa
School of Social Transformation, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


Ersula Ore
Associate Professor. Lincoln Professor of Ethics. School of Social Transformation, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
Associate Professor. Department of English, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


H.L.T. Quan
Associate Professor. School of Social Transformation, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Angelita Reyes
Professor Emerita. School of Social Transformation, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Jewell Parker Rhodes
Endowed Chair, Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing.
Professor. Interdisciplinary Humanities and Communication, College of Integrative Arts and Sciences.


Calvin Schermerhorn
Professor. School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Rashad Shabazz
Associate Professor. School of Social Transformation, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Kenneth Shropshire
Chief Executive Officer, Global Sport Institute
Adidas Distinguished Professor of Global Sport. Management and Entrepreneurship, W. P. Carey School of Business.
Adidas Distinguished Professor of Global Sport. Walter Cronkite School of Journalism & Mass Communication, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


Michael Stancliff
Associate Professor. School of Humanities, Arts and Cultural Studies, New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences.


Julie Sullivan-Detheridge
Clinical Assistant Professor. Edson College of Nursing and Health Innovation.


Victoria Theisen-Homer
Postdoc Research Associate. School of Social Transformation, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Ayanna Thompson
Director, Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies.
Department of English, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


Cornelia Wells
Lecturer Senior. Department of English, The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.


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