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Karin Shapiro

Associate Professor of the Practice in the Department of African and African American Studies
African & African American Studies
Box 90252, Durham, NC 27708
243D Friedl Building, Box 90252, Durham, NC 27708
Office hours Wednesdays 3:30pm-5:00pm  

Teaching Activities

Initiated and taught the pilot Duke Immerse Program with William Chafe, Racial Justice in the Twentieth Century.  This program consisted of four courses on the anti-apartheid struggles and Civil Rights Movement, required significant research, and included a mid-semester study in South Africa. Taught in Spring semesters, Jan. 2012-May 2015.

Visiting Professor
University of Bologna, Summer School in Global Studies and Critical Theory, 2017
University of Witwatersrand, History Department, 1998
University of Cape Town, History Department, 1994