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The New Black Film Screening Thurs Oct. 9 5:30pm in Cosby Auditorium


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Spelman was one of four HBCUs awarded a grant from The New Black and HRC Empowering Equality at HBCUs program. We are excited to screen the film for the AUC community today!   Here is a link to the film’s website: The New Black Here is a link to the press release from the HRC Here is a link to the press release from Spelman Here is a link to an article in Diverse Issues in Higher Ed.

A few updates: Book Launch/Signing at Spelman Rescheduled, Duke Talk, Inside Spelman article, etc.


Greetings from the Snow/Ice-pocalypse in Atlanta! Due to the inclement weather that Atlanta is experiencing this week, and the fact that the entire metro area is effectively shut down, we will be rescheduling my book launch/signing to Thursday, February 27 at 5:30pm in Laura Spelman Multipurpose Room at Spelman College. There will be light refreshments and books available for purchase. Stay warm and I look forward to seeing folks there! FYI: If you are in North Carolina, I will be […]

Official Book Launch & Signing at Spelman! February 13 5:30pm


I’m very excited to announce that I will have an official book launch at Spelman College on Thursday, February 13 at 5:30pm. Even though I had book signings at the National Women’s Studies Association conference and the American Anthropology Association conference in November 2013, there is nothing like an official book launch at your home institution! If you are in Atlanta, please come out! Click on the link below to see the flyer. 2014 Book Signing – Erica Williams Also, […]

What an Exciting Day!


Today is a big day for me! A piece I co-authored with my former professor and mentor, Dr. Robin D.G. Kelley, “Madiba in Palestine” was just published today on Counterpunch. Today is also the launch of my brand new faculty website! Check it out! Best, Erica Lorraine Williams  

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