Category : Education

by Staff - 4 months ago

Two African American Men Taking on New Academic Assignments

LeRonn P. Brooks has been named associate curator for modern and contemporary collections, specializing in African American art, at the Getty Research Institute in Los Angeles, California. Currently, he serves as an assistant professor in the departm...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Harvard Sued Over Early Images of Enslaved Africans

In 1850, Harvard professor Louis Agassiz commissioned a series of daguerreotypes, an early method of photography, of slaves. His mission was to prove that Black Africans and Whites of European origin did not share common human ancestors. Included in...