Advisory Board

Dr. Karla F.C. Holloway

Karla Holloway is the James B. Duke Professor English and Professor of Law and Women's Studies at Duke University. She is formerly Dean of Humanities and Social Sciences at Duke, and served a term as Chair of Duke’s Appointments, Promotion, and Tenure Committee.

Dr. Peter Lange

Peter Lange is the Thomas A. Langford University Professor and Professor of Political Science at Duke University. He served as Provost at Duke for 15 years, 1999-2014.

Dr. Paula D. McClain

Paula McClain is Dean of the Graduate School and professor of Political Science at Duke University. She is also the Director of the American Political Science Association’s Ralph Bunche Summer Institute, and has served a term as Chair of the Appointments, Promotion, and Tenure Committee at Duke.

Dr. Mark Anthony Neal

Mark Anthony Neal is the James B. Duke Professor of African & African American Studies, Professor of English, Director for the Center for Arts, Digital Culture and Entrepreneurship, and Host of the video webcast 'Left of Black,' which is produced in collaboration with the John Hope Franklin Center. He also currently serves as a Duke Alumni Faculty Fellow and faculty board member.