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
David Roessel, Author
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
1:30 – 3:30 P.M.
The Wonder of His Wanderings
Anne Anlin Cheng – American Studies and English, Princeton University
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