History of Indian and Africana Philosophy
HAP 70 - Tommy Curry on the Early 20th Century

HAP 70 - Tommy Curry on the Early 20th Century

February 21, 2021

We chat with Tommy Curry about African-American thought between the turn of the century and the Harlem Renaissance.

HAP 69 - The Best We Have - The American Negro Academy

HAP 69 - The Best We Have - The American Negro Academy

February 7, 2021

The ANA unites leading African American scholars of the early 20th century, including W.E.B. Du Bois, Paul Laurence Dunbar, William Ferris, Archibald Grimké, and Kelly Miller.

HAP 68 - The Problem of the Color Line - Introducing the Twentieth Century

HAP 68 - The Problem of the Color Line - Introducing the Twentieth Century

January 24, 2021

By exploring the work and activities of W.E.B. Du Bois around the turn of the twentieth century, we introduce some of the themes of our coverage of that century.

HAP 67 - Chike Jeffers on Slavery and Diasporic Philosophy

HAP 67 - Chike Jeffers on Slavery and Diasporic Philosophy

January 10, 2021

Co-host Chike joins Peter to look back at series 2 and ahead to series 3.

HAP 66 - Lifting the Veil - Introducing W.E.B. Du Bois

HAP 66 - Lifting the Veil - Introducing W.E.B. Du Bois

December 27, 2020

W.E.B. Du Bois emerges as a historian, sociologist, and innovative philosophical thinker in the 1890s, and introduces his famous idea of "double consciousness."

HAP 65 - Separate Fingers, One Hand - Booker T. Washington

HAP 65 - Separate Fingers, One Hand - Booker T. Washington

December 13, 2020

Was Booker T. Washington’s “accomodationist” approach to race relations a failure to stand up to injustice or a cunning strategy for incremental change?

HAP 64 - God is a Negro - Henry McNeal Turner

HAP 64 - God is a Negro - Henry McNeal Turner

November 29, 2020

A late 19th-century churchman tries to explain how slavery fit into God’s plan, and decide whether the future for African-Americans lies in Africa or America.

HAP 63 - Brittney Cooper on Black Women Activists

HAP 63 - Brittney Cooper on Black Women Activists

November 15, 2020

Brittney Cooper on activists connected to the National Association of Colored Women, including Fannie Barrier Williams, Mary Church Terrell, and Ida B. Wells.

HAP 62 - American Barbarism - Ida B. Wells

HAP 62 - American Barbarism - Ida B. Wells

November 1, 2020

Ida B. Wells, her tireless crusade against lynching, and her analysis of the underlying purpose of racial violence.

HAP 61 - When and Where I Enter - Anna Julia Cooper

HAP 61 - When and Where I Enter - Anna Julia Cooper

October 18, 2020

Anna Julia Cooper’s "A Voice from the South", an unprecedented contribution to black feminist theory. 

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