Correction: In our October 8 story on the appointment of Dr. Herman Beavers as head of Afro-American Studies,
Almanac used incomplete source materials resulting in an error and two omissions, all of which we regret. Dr. Beavers is a
former faculty fellow of Hill House, not a current one. Dr.
Vivian Gadsden, associate professor of education at GSE, should have been cited as co-author on his book-in-progress (
In Our Fathers' Image, In Our Mothers' Hearts); and it should be noted that one of his books in print,
Wrestling Angels into Song: The Fictions of Ernest J. Gaines and James Alan
McPherson, is from the University of Pennsylvania Press. --
Volume 43 Number 9
October 22, 1996
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