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Tera W. Hunter, the Edwards Professor of American History and professor of African American studies, has been named Acting Chair of the Humanities Council, effective July 1, 2022. She will serve in place of Esther Schor, who will be on research sabbatical leave for the academic year 2022-23. “I’m delighted that Tera Hunter, a member […]

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