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Qiana Whitted being interviewed

African American Studies in the Media

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Can Kanye West Save Gospel Music?

Rolling Stone

Birgitta Johnson

10/25/19

Is nation bracing for a “race war”

 The Big DM – On Point

Harry Singleton

 07/28/19

Jim Clyburn’s ‘World Famous Fish Fry’ hooks large crowd

 WIS TV

 Todd Shaw

 6/21/19

USC gets collection of 180,000 comics with first Avengers, Justice League, X-Men

 Post and Courier

 Qiana Whitted

 4/30/19

The Beat Goes On

Organization: Columbia Metropolitan

Birgitta Johnson

02/28/19

5 minutes with Dr. Qiana Whitted, comic book author and UofSC professor

The State

Qiana Whitted

03/07/2019

USC Dance Company Performs Contemporary Dance Repertory

Columbia Star

Tanya Wideman -Davis and Thaddeus Davis

02/11/19

The Legacy of Aretha Franklin

 BYU Radio Birgitta Johnson  8/28/2018

UofSC music professor: Aretha Franklin’s legacy goes beyond music

 SC Radio Network Birgitta Johnson  8/20/2018

Journey to Wakanda with the Friends of African American Art & Culture

The Charleston Chronicle Qiana Whitted 4/26/2018
“Charlie’s Place” A renowned South Carolina nightclub SCETV Birgitta Johnson 4/26/2018
Conway welcome Nikky Finney home MyHorryCountyNews.com Nikky Finney 4/19/2018
Cultural Appropriation The Big DM Nancy Tolson 3/25/2018
“Black Panther” phenomena in-depth WIS-AWARENESS Qiana Whitted 3/6/2018
AFAM Studies faculty are OnPoint for Black Panther The BIG DM Qiana Whitted and Seulghee Lee
2/25/2018
University of South Carolina unveils statue of first black professor Post and Courier  Todd Shaw  2/22/2018
USC Unveils Statue of First African-American Professor ABC Columbia Todd Shaw 2/21/2018
USC’s first African-American professor now honored by statue on campus The State Newspaper Todd Shaw  2/21/2018

Marvel's "Black Panther:" More Than a Super Hero Movie

WLTX TV Seulghee Lee  2/16/2018

"Black Panther" hits the theaters

WIS TV Qiana Whitted  2/16/2018
Author Shares African American Folk Tales with Seniors WLTX TV
Nancy Tolson 2/8/2018

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