Niara Sudarkasa is a scholar, educator, Africanist and anthropologist who holds thirteen honorary degrees, and is the recipient of nearly 100 civic and professional awards. In 1989 'Essence' magazine named her "Educator for the '90s", and in 2001 she became the first African American to be installed as a Chief in the historic Ife Kingdom of the Yoruba of Nigeria. Wikipedia*
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Niara Sudarkasa has five videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1988 News Conference. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1997 with an average of 198 views per program. Most appearances with Dorothy I. Height (2). Most common tags: African Americans, Gender Issues, Education.