College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Anthony Bolden

Associate Professor, African & Afrinca-American Studies
Director of Undergraduate Studies, African & Afrinca-American Studies
Primary office:
Bailey Hall
Room 12G
Unievrsity of Kansas
1440 Jayhawk Blvd.
Lawrence, KS 66045


Anthony Bolden (Ph.D., Louisiana State University) is an Associate Professor of African and African-American Studies. His teaching and research interests include African-American music, African-American cultural studies, popular culture, African literature, and ethnic-American literature. He has published extensively on Funk and Blues. Dr. Bolden has previously taught at the University of Alabama, University of Iowa, and Dillard University.

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