April 12, 2012
A New Generation of Black-Studies Ph.D.'s
These Ph.D. students are among the first cohort of Northwestern University's doctoral program in black studies.
Zinga A. Fraser, 35
Dissertation title: "Catalysts for Change: A Comparative Study of Shirley Chisholm and Barbara Jordan"
Ms. Fraser was born into activism. Her grandfather was a Garveyite.