• 2016 Hutchins Forum: August 18th.

    This year's Hutchins Forum topic will be Race and the Race to the White House, featuring panelists Charles Blow, Donna Brazile, Armstrong Williams, and Leah Wright Rigeur.

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  • Dictionary of Caribbean and Afro-Latin American Biography

    New reference set now available from editors-in-chief Franklin W. Knight and Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

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  • From Slave to Statesman: The Life of Educator, Editor, and Civil Rights Activist Willis M. Carter of Virginia

    New book available by Robert Heinrich and Deborah Harding. Foreword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

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  • Save the Date - 2016 Hutchins Center Honors

    Please join us on Thursday, October 6th, at Sanders Theatre for our annual Hutchins Center Honors and Du Bois Medal Ceremony.

    Details and Honorees TBA


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Class of 2016-2017 Fellows

The Hutchins Center for African & African American Research Announces its Fourth Class of W. E. B. Du Bois Research Institute Fellows.

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Classic Crates

This year, the Loeb Music Library at Harvard University, in collaboration with the Hiphop Archive & Research Institute, began its archive of 200 of the most influential hiphop albums.

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