AnneMarie Mingo


Assistant professor of African American studies and women’s, gender, and sexuality studies


  • Civil Rights
  • Politics & Policy

Focus Areas:

  • Social Justice Movements
  • Historical Commemoration


  • Mingo’s research focuses on women in 20th and 21st Century Black Freedom Struggles with a specific focus on the U.S. Civil Rights Movement, South African Anti-Apartheid Movement, and Movement for Black Lives; as well as theological and ethical influences in social movements.
  • She is an Assistant Professor of African American Studies and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, and an affiliate faculty member in the Rock Ethics Institute at Penn State. She is currently working on her first book, which constructs a theology from oral histories gathered from Black religious women who were active in the Civil Rights Movement.

AnneMarie Mingo is available to speak on the history of Juneteenth and how it serves as a reminder of the delayed rolling emancipation of enslaved Black Americans.

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