James Baldwin:  The Price of the Ticket
James Baldwin The Price of the Ticket
Jimmy Turns
Ninety !!!
August 2, 2015 was James Baldwin’s 90th Birthday.
Our Celebration:  A Nationwide Series of Community Forums,
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    Dr. Maya Angelou  (1928 - 2014)

  • Former Reynolds Professor of American Studies at Wake Forest University.
  • Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

  • Alphonse Fletcher University Professor at Harvard University and Director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research.

  • John H. Bracey, Jr.

  • Chair, W.E.B. Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and co-director, graduate African Diaspora Studies.
  • Rich Blint

  • Associate director of Columbia University School of the Arts Office of Community Outreach and Education and research affiliate and adjunct assistant professor in the Institute for Research in African American Studies at Columbia.
  • Douglas Field

  • A writer and academic, Dr. Douglas Field is a lecturer in 20th-century American Literature at the University of Manchester, UK.
  • Nathan Grant

  • Editor of the African American Review  and Associate Professor of English
    at St. Louis University
  • Peniel E. Joseph

  • Founding Director of the Center for the Study of Race and Democracy and Professor of History at Tufts University.
  • Randall Garrett Kenan

  • Associate Professor of English at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
  • David A. Leeming

  • Humanities professor and James Baldwin's authorized biographer.
  • Koritha Mitchell

  • Associate professor of English at Ohio State University.
  • D. Quentin Miller

  • Professor and Chair of English at Suffolk University, Boston.
  • Edward Pavlic

  • Professor of English and Creative Writing at the University of Georgia.
  • Arnold Rampersad

  • Stanford University’s Sara Hart Kimball Professor Emeritus in the Humanities.
  • Amilcar Shabazz

  • Umass Professor of Afro-American Studies and the Umass Faculty Advisor for Diversity and Excellence in the Office of the Chancellor.
  • Steven C. Tracy

  • Fulbright Senior Specialist and Professor of Afro-American Studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
  • Magdalena J. Zaborowska

  • Professor, Department of American Culture and the Department of Afroamerican and African Studies at the University of Michigan.
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