"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

Princeton University, Department of English, New Jersey, United States · McCosh Hall 50

Venue Details

Address
McCosh Hall, Princeton University, Princeton University, Department of English, 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
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