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Associate Professor
785-864-2236
213P Bailey Hall

Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin

 

Jacob Dorman
Associate Professor
3612 Wescoe Hall

Ph.D. University of California, Los Angeles

Also appointed in History.

Assistant Professor
213L Bailey Hall
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Associate Professor
785-864-2303
213M Bailey Hall

Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley

Full Professor, Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Chair, Department of American Studies
785-864-5373
Bailey Hall, Room 211

Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin

Also appointed in African and African-American Studies.

Randal Jelks
Professor
785-864-9476
213N Bailey Hall

Ph.D. Michigan State University

Also appointed in African and African-American Studies.

Margaret Kelley
Associate Professor
213H Bailey Hall

Ph.D. New York University

Joo Ok Kim
Assistant Professor
785-864-1965
213K Bailey Hall
Professor, Chair, African and African American Studies
785-864-5569
11A Bailey Hall

Ph.D. University of Illinois

Also appointed in African and African-American Studies.

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Associate Professor
785-864-2503
3068 Wescoe Hall

Ph.D. SUNY - Buffalo

Also appointed in English.

Christopher Perreira
Assistant Professor
785-864-1980
213J Bailey Hall
David Roediger
Foundation Distinguished Professor
785-864-2309
213E Bailey Hall
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Professor
785-864-2305
213G Bailey Hall

Ph.D. University of California, Santa Cruz

Robert Warrior
Hall Distinguished Professor of American Literature & Culture

Ph.D. Union Theological Seminary
Also appointed in English


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Professor Roberta Maierhofer, University of Graz, Austria
Gender, Age, and Culture: An Anocritical Approach
Wednesday, 26 October 2016, 3:30 – 5:00 pm
Pine Room, Kansas Union, U of Kansas
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Lunch and Learn Conversation with Lalo Alcaraz
Creator of the first nationally-syndicated, politically-themed Latino daily comic strip,
"La Cucaracha!"
September 15th, 11-12:30
The Traditions area of the Union (4th floor).
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State of the College 

Dean Carl Lejuez invites faculty, staff and students to learn about initiatives and developments in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences. A brief overview will be followed by ample time for Q&A.
Sept. 27, 4 p.m.

The Commons
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SAVE THE DATE
THURSDAY OCTOBER 20 2016, 3:30-5:00 PM
The Disability Studies Seminar with LEROY MOORE
Thursday, October 20, 2016
The Hall Center 
Auditorium from 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM.
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Professor Roberta Maierhofer
University of Graz, Austria
Gender, Age, and Culture: An Anocritical Approach
Wednesday, 26 October 2016
3:30–5:00 pm
Pine Room, Kansas Union
Event flyer (PDF)

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