Eddie S. Glaude Jr., the William S. Tod Professor of Religion and African American studies and the chair of the Center for African American Studies at Princeton University, will deliver the keynote address at Colgate’s 194th commencement.
Glaude, widely regarded as one of the leading young African American intellectuals in the United States today, is the author of Exodus!: Religion, Race, and Nation in Early 19th Century Black America
, which won the Modern Language Association's William Sanders Scarborough Book Prize.
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