Profile

Cover photo
Mark Anthony Neal
Works at Duke University
Attended University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Lived in Durham, NC
1,296 followers|4,940,429 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube+1's

Stream

Mark Anthony Neal

Shared publicly  - 
 
'Left of Black' Preview: Think of Beyoncé as a Contemporary Mami Wata
The Root Left of Black  host Mark Anthony Neal sits down to talk with Ali Colleen Neff about her work with Senegalese praise poets,  Mami Wata  and sea punk. Neff is a visiting assistant professor at the College of William & Mary in the departments of anthr...
1
Add a comment...

Mark Anthony Neal

Shared publicly  - 
 
Light And Dark: The Racial Biases That Remain In Photography
Syreeta McFadden / Courtesy of the artist
1
Add a comment...

Mark Anthony Neal

Shared publicly  - 
 
"The Western Hemisphere's poorest country is getting into the high-tech race thanks to Surtab, a Port-au-Prince-based company that makes Android tablets."  -- +NPR 
1
Add a comment...

Mark Anthony Neal

Shared publicly  - 
 
A Small Tablet Company Brings High-Tech Hopes To Haiti

1
Add a comment...

Mark Anthony Neal

Shared publicly  - 
 
Left of Black S4:E28: Iconic Women Singers & African American Literature
Left of Black S4:E28:
 Iconic Women Singers & African American Literature Left
of Black host and Duke University Professor  Mark Anthony Neal  is joined in studio by  Emily J. Lordi , author
of Black Resonance: Iconic Women Singers and African American Lite...
1
Add a comment...
In his circles
701 people
Have him in circles
1,296 people
David Ikard's profile photo
Dan Tres OMi's profile photo

Mark Anthony Neal

Shared publicly  - 
 
"Syreeta McFadden tells Tell Me More's Celeste Headlee that certain cameras and photographers who are unfamiliar with different shades of skin often distort the images and color of black and brown people. Though technology has improved and allowed her to capture the many hues of brown skin, she says photography still has a long way to go." -- +NPR 
1
Add a comment...

Mark Anthony Neal

Shared publicly  - 
 
"Karyn Washington, celebrated creator of the 'For Brown Girls' blog, lost her life to suicide at the age of 22. We take a look at Washington's legacy of black female empowerment, and explore issues of mental health in communities of color."-- +HuffPost Live 
1
Add a comment...

Mark Anthony Neal

Shared publicly  - 
 
Huffpost Live: Karyn Washington, Black Beauty & Suicide
Huffpost Live Karyn Washington , celebrated creator of the ' For Brown Girls' blog, lost her life to suicide at the age of 22. We take a look at Washington's legacy of black female empowerment, and explore issues of mental health in communities of color. Ho...
1
Add a comment...

Mark Anthony Neal

Shared publicly  - 
 
Left of Black host and Duke University Professor Mark Anthony Neal is joined in studio by Emily J. Lordi, author of Black Resonance: Iconic Women Singers and African American Literature (Rutgers University Press).  Lordi is an assistant professor of English at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
1
Add a comment...
 
"Legendary hip-hop artist Nas joins HuffPost Live with Marc Lamont Hill to celebrate the 20th anniversary of his debut album, Illmatic. He reflects on his illustrious career, the state of hip-hop and what Illmatic XX means to him." -- +HuffPost Live 
1
Add a comment...
People
In his circles
701 people
Have him in circles
1,296 people
David Ikard's profile photo
Dan Tres OMi's profile photo
Work
Occupation
Professor. Public Thinker. Writer. Webcast Host.
Employment
  • Duke University
    Professor of African & African-American Studies, present
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Previously
Durham, NC
Story
Tagline
AfroPoMo. Feminist. Left of Black. Daddy. Husband. BX Cat. Duke Professor. Writer. Swim Parent.
Education
  • University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
    American Studies, 1996
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Birthday
December 2
Mark Anthony Neal's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.