CLAJ Issue 63.2: Rapid Response Special Issue
The CLA Journal (ISSN 0007-8549) is a multilingual peer-reviewed bi-annual publication by the College Language Association. It is issued in March and September of each year. CLAJ publishes critical essays on African Diasporan language, literature, and cultural studies; seminal interviews; and book reviews.
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For Us, To Us, About Us- Racial Unrest and Cultural Transformation
Dana A. Williams and Kendra R. Parker
Part I: You Good, Fam?
The Echoes of History, a Personal Professional Meditation
Therí A. Pickens
COVID-19 and Black Grief in the Academy
Elizabeth J. West
Surviving the Pandemic- Necessary Lessons from Morrison’s Beloved
As the World Burns- “Checking In”
Kendra R. Parker
Part II: Dear Black Academics
Views from the Bricks- Notes on Reading and Protest
David F. Green Jr.
We are our own monuments, and we can be theirs, too
Black Books and Dead Black Bodies- Twitter, Hashtags, and Antiracist Reading Lists
Kenton Rambsy and Howard Rambsy II