Claudia Mitchell-Kernan (UCLA),Terry Kershaw (Virginia Tech), Abdul Alkalimat (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign), James de Jongh (CUNY). Kernan Mitchell, Kershaw, Alkalimat, and de Jongh have a lively discussion on what is meant by service for the field of Black Studies. Panel 6, "How connected is Black Studies to communities? How central are participatory research, community involvement, and social activism to the field?"
Video clip for iBlack Studies Database: A Convening, part
of the publication iBlack Studies: An Interdisciplinary, Interactive, and
Integrative Approach, published by the Illinois
Open Publishing Network.