"The Negro Artist and His Racial Mountains" Session with David Roessel, Farah Jasmine Griffin, Josef Sorett, Donna Akiba Sullivan Harper, and Steven Tracy. “The Wonder of His Wanderings” Session with Anne Anlin Cheng, Carmaletta Williams, David Chinitz, Christopher C. De Santis, and Vera Kutzinski. Conference Comment by James T. Campbell

McCosh Hall 50, Princeton, New Jersey, United States · McCosh Hall 50

Venue Details

Address
McCosh Hall, Princeton University, McCosh Hall 50, Princeton, New Jersey 08544, United States

9:30 – 9:50 A.M.
Welcome and Introductions
Wallace Best – Religion and African American Studies, Princeton University 
Eddie S. Glaude Jr. – Religion and African American Studies, Princeton University

10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
The Negro Artist and His Racial Mountains
Farah Jasmine Griffin – English and Comparative Studies, Columbia University
Josef Sorett – Religion, Columbia University 
Donna Akiba Sullivan Harper – English and African American Studies, Spelman College
Steven Tracy – African American Studies, UMass Amherst
Chair: 
David Roessel, Greek Language and Literature, Stockton University

1:30 – 3:30 P.M.
The Wonder of His Wanderings
Carmaletta Williams – English and African American Studies, Johnson County Community College
David Chinitz – English, Loyola University Chicago 
Christopher C. De Santis – English, Illinois State
Vera Kutzinski – English and Comparative Literature, Vanderbilt University
Chair: 
Anne Anlin Cheng – American Studies and English, Princeton University 

3:30 – 4:00 P. M.
Conference Comment
James T. Campbell – History, Stanford University

4:00 – 6:45 P.M.
Reception and Book Signing  
Prospect House