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Akinyele Umoja

Ph.D., Liberal Arts, Emory University
M.A., Liberal Arts, Emory University
B.A., Afro-American Studies, California State University Los Angeles

Recent and Selected Publications

2008, “From Malcolm X to Omowale Malik Shabazz: The Transformation and Its Impact on the Black Liberation Struggle” in James Conyers and Andrew Smallwood, Malcolm X: Historical Reader. Durham, NC: Carolina Academic Press.

2007, “Aid to Children of Imprisoned Mothers: An Ethnographic Study,” Leadership for a Changing World, Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, New York, University. http://wagner.nyu.edu/leadership/reports/files/Aid_to_Children.pdf.

2006, “Repression Breeds Resistance: The Black Liberation Army and the Legacy of the Black Panther Party,” in Lance J. Jeffries, Black Power in the Belly of the Beast.

Research Interests

African-American Social Movements
The Civil Rights Movement
The Black Power Movement

404-413-5133
aadaku@gsu.edu