American University Creates the Department of Critical Race, Gender, and Cultural Studies


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American University in Washington, D.C., has announced the establishment of the department of critical race, gender, and culture studies. The new department grew out of the former Critical Race, Gender, and Culture Studies Collaborative, formed in 2015. The interdisciplinary department will continue the work of the collaborative, producing scholarship and programming in traditional scholarly venues and in creative venues across the metropolitan area. The new department will focus on six areas of study: African and African American diaspora studies, American studies, Arab world studies, Asian s...