The Annual Meeting of the American Studies Association, Atlanta, Georgia

The Emergence of African States and the Black Transnational Imagination

Fri, November 9, 10:00 to 11:45am, Westin Peachtree, Twelfth, Piedmont 1The Annual Meeting of the American Studies Association, Atlanta, Georgia

Chair and Comment – Sophia Azeb, University of Chicago

  • From the U.S. South to the Congo: Retracing Anticolonial Networks in Eslanda Robeson’s African Journeys – Annette Joseph-Gabriel, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
  • Mercer Cook: A Man of Letters, Language, and the US Cold War State – Cedric Tolliver, University of Houston
  • Howard News Syndicate, African Decolonization, and the Emergence of the Postcolonial State – Ira Dworkin, Texas A & M University-College Station