College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of English


Sarah Arbuthnot Lendt
BBIP Scholar Program Coordinator, University of Kansas
Amy Billings
Black Lit Coordinator, Spring 2022 - Present
Robert Cajas
Collections assistant for the Black Book Interactive Project
Petre Dimitriu
BBIP Collections Assistant, Fall 2021 - Present
Maryemma Graham
Director, University of Kansas English
Jade Harrison
BBIP Project Manager, 2019-present
Venkat Nadha Reddy Karasani
BBIP Research Assistant, Spring 2022 - Present
Onat Kolcu
BBIP Collections Assistant, Spring 2022 - Present
Erin Murray
BBIP Scholars Program Coordinator, Spring 2022 - Present 
Meleah Perez
HBW Office Manager, Fall 2021 - Present
Ryan Skrabalak
BBIP Collections Assistant, Fall 2021 - present
Brendan Williams-Childs
BBIP Collections Assistant Fall 2020- Present

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