Director: Dr. Anastasia Curwood

Welcome to the Program in African American and Africana Studies (AAAS). AAAS scholars study African people and people of African descent around the globe, from Kentucky to Kenya. We teach and discover the history, culture, politics, and conditions of black people across space and time.

Click here to visit an online exhibit about related archival documents from the University of Kentucky Archives.


Browse the African American & Africana Studies Collections:

Black Studies @ 50