Welcome

Frederick Douglass

Welcome to the African American Studies Program at Mississippi State University. Students from all disciplines are warmly invited to take full advantage of the courses, colloquia, film series, and other programs we offer throughout the year. Our courses and programs offer students the opportunity to expand their knowledge, worldview, and perspectives about African Americans particularly, as well as African peoples in the diaspora. The program offers courses leading to a minor in African American Studies.

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Dixon Ryan Fox Manuscript Prize Recipient

Dr. Marsha Barrett, Assistant Professor of African American Studies and History, won the Dixon Ryan Fox Manuscript Prize for her dissertation on the racial politics of Nelson Rockefeller from the New York State Historical Association.

Events

2015 Schedule

  • January 2015 (date TBA)


    African American Studies department's 2nd Annual Oratorical Contest
    Rules: Click Here!
    Registration Form: Click Here!

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