About Amilcar Shabazz
Thank you for visiting the ScholarWorks website for Amilcar Shabazz, professor in the W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies. My research interests include African Americans in the history of education, cultural and political movements against oppression, and comparative studies in the African world. I am active in educational policy affairs and public history.
Honors and Awards
- 2014 National Council for Black Studies’ Presidential Award
- AfroAm236: History of the Civil Rights Movement
- STPEC 491H: Senior Seminar: Heritage of the Oppressed
- AfroAm 701: Major Works in Afro-American Studies II
W. E. B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies
330 New Africa House
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA 01003-9289 USA
Contribution to Book
The Forty Acres Documents: An Introduction
The Forty Acres Documents: What Did the United States Really Promise the People Freed from Slavery? (1994)
The Forty Acres Documents: What Did the United States Really Promise the People Freed from Slavery? Wrote introduction and co-edited ...