Africa in the African Diaspora
University of Wisconsin-Madison
African Diaspora and the Atlantic
World Research Circle
African Studies Program

 

UW Faculty Working in Related Areas of the African Diaspora and Atlantic World

African Studies

  • Anthropology: Sharon Hutchinson
  • Art and Art History: Henry Drewal, Freida Tesfagiorgis, Mary Hark
  • Education: Marianne Bloch, Amy Stambach
  • Folklore: Harold Scheub (African Languages and Literature)
  • Geography: Lisa Naughton
  • History: Florence Bernault, David Henige (Library), Thomas Spear, James Sweet
  • Literature: Mary Lou Daniel (Portuguese), Anne McClintock (English), Luis Madureira (Comparative Literature), Rob Nixon (English), Tejumola Olaniyan (English & African Languages and Literature), Antonia Schleicher (African Languages and Literature), Aliko Songolo (French & African Languages and Literature)
  • Music: Lois Anderson Politics: Michael Schatzberg, Scott Straus, Aili Tripp, Crawford Young
  • Sociology: Gay Seidman

Afro-American Studies

  • Art and Art History: Henry Drewal, Freida Tesfagiorgis
  • History: Gayle Plummer, Bill Van Deburg, Steve Kantrowitz (History), Jean Lee (History), Jeanne Boydston (History)
  • Literature: Sandra Adell, Tejumola Olaniyan, Cherene Sherrard, Craig Werner, Suzette Spencer, Tracy Curtis
  • Music: Richard Davis, Ronald Radano
  • Sociology: Michael Thornton, Franklin Wilson
Latin American, Caribbean and Iberian Studies
  • Anthropology: Neil Whitehead
  • Art History: Henry Drewal
  • Dance: Chris Walker
  • Geography: Lisa Naughton
  • History: Florencia Mallon, Francisco Scarano, Steve Stern, James Sweet, Brenda Gayle Plummer, David Henige (Library)
  • Literature: Severino Albuquerque (Portuguese), Mary Lou Daniel (Spanish & Portuguese), Guillermina De Ferrari (Spanish & Portuguese, Luis Madureira (Spanish & Portuguese), Aliko Songolo (French & African Languages and Literature), Ellen Sapega (Spanish & Portuguese)
  • Sociology: Jane Collins, Gay Seidman