David Henry Anthony III

TitleAssociate Professor
DivisionHumanities Division
DepartmentHistory Department
AffiliationsCritical Race and Ethnic Studies
Phone831-459-4028 (office),
831-459-1924 (message)
Web Site Personal Site
Globalizing Black History: Intellectuals, Politics and New Approaches to Transnationalism, May 21st, 2010
KUSP Film Gang 88.9 FM Santa Cruz
KUSP Film Gang Tumblr Blog
Office532 Humanities 1
Office HoursFall 2017: TBD
Campus Mail StopHumanities Academic Services
Mail1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA
David Henry Anthony III

Research Interests

African and African-American history, art, music, literature and cinema; eastern and southern Africa; African Languages; Indian Ocean wold; African and African American linkages; Islamic civilization; African diaspora studies; world history

Biography, Education and Training

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Selected Publications

Selected Exhibitions

"A Luta Continua: African Liberation Posters from the collection of David H. Anthony," McHenry Library, UCSC, Summer 2002.

Selected Recordings

  • Enduring Questions about Diamonds, December 11th, 2006. Interview with "To The Point" on KCRW.

  • Talk of the Bay radio interview on KUSP 88.9, March 27th, 2006. Discussion behind the mystery of Max Yergan, black activist turned apartheid supporter.

  • Africa Today interview, KPFA 94.1 FM, Berkeley, January 3, 2011.

  • "Remembering John Hope Franklin," 7th Avenue Project, KUSP-FM, Sunday March 29, 2010

  • "Remembering The Life and Work of Dennis Brutus," Poetry Show, KUSP-FM

Selected Performances

Guest artist (tenor saxophone), Karlton Hester

Courses Taught

HIS 30, The Making of Modern Africa
HIS 121A, African American History to 1877
HIS 121B, African American History: 1877 to the Present
HIS 137A, Africa to 1800
HIS 137B, Africa, 1800-Present
HIS 137C, African Cinema
HIS 190N, Topics in African History
HIS 190O, African American Historiography