Katherine Dunham

April 24, 2012 admin 0

KATHERINE DUNHAM (1909-2006) was an American dancer, choreographer, and company director as well as an author, educator, and social activist. > You can read more about […]

Eduardo Chivambo Mondlane

April 23, 2012 admin 0

EDUARDO CHIVAMBO MONDLANE (1924-1969) was on the faculty of the Department of Anthropology at Syracuse University before working for the UN and then returning to […]

Zora Neale Hurston

April 22, 2012 admin 0

ZORA NEALE HURSTON (1891-1960) was an American folklorist, anthropologist, and author during the time of the Harlem Renaissance. In 1936 and 1937 she traveled to […]

Pearl Primus

April 20, 2012 admin 0

PEARL PRIMUS (1919-1994) was a dancer, choreographer and anthropologist. Primus played an important role in the presentation of African dance to American audiences. > You can […]