Anna Julia Cooper
Learn more about the foundational black feminist intellectual, activist, and educator the Center is named after. Read More
Cooper Postdoctoral Fellow on Gender, Race and Politics
The Anna Julia Cooper Center on Gender, Race and Politics in the South at Wake Forest University invites applications for a one-year postdoctoral fellowship on gender, race, and politics. Learn More & Apply
View or download syllabi from the past two years of courses taught by Dr. Melissa Harris-Perry below. Read More
Melissa V. Harris-Perry is an award winning author and the host of MSNBC’s “Melissa Harris-Perry.” She is Presidential Endowed Chair in Politics and International Affairs at Wake Forest University. Her academic research is inspired by a desire to investigate the challenges facing contemporary black Americans and to better understand the multiple, creative ways that African Americans respond to these challenges.
Sara Kugler is the Associate Director of the Anna Julia Cooper Center. She joined the center as a research intern in Fall of 2011. She received her B.A. in Latin American Studies at Tulane University. She has additionally worked at “Melissa Harris-Perry” on MSNBC, and volunteered with the New Orleans organization Voice of the Ex-Offender (VOTE).