Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor is an African American academic and writer. She is assistant professor of African-American Studies at Princeton University, and the author of 'From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation'. For this book, she received the 2016 Cultural Freedom Award for an Especially Notable Book from the Lannan Foundation. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2009 Rally as an Activist for the Congressional District Action Team. The year with the most videos was 2016 with two videos. Most common tags: Civil Rights, African Americans.

Appearances by Title:Assistant Professor, Center for African American Studies, Princeton University Videos: 3 Activist, Congressional District Action Team Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • President Obama's Legacy on Race and Justice

    President Obama's Legacy on Race and Justice

    A Republican presidential campaign adviser,a former faith adviser to President Obama, historian Mary Frances Berry and others talked about President Obama’s…

  • Open Phones with Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

    Open Phones with Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor

    Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor talked about her book From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation and responded to viewer comments…

  • 2015 Left Forum Closing Plenary

    2015 Left Forum Closing Plenary

    A series of speakers talked about the goals, politics, and people of leftist movements in the U.S. “A National Left Politics?” was the closing…

  • National Equality Rally

    National Equality Rally

    Activists held a rally in support of equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people in all matters governed by civil law in all…

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