Molefi Kete Asante

Professor; Professor Extraordinarius; Senior Fellow
Department of African American Studies; Centre for African Renaissance Studies
Temple University; University of South Africa; The Molefi Kete Asante Institute for Afrocentric Studies, respectively

Fields of Interest:

African History

African Diaspora Studies

Intercultural and International Communication

Contemporary Theories and Philosophies of Culture and Identity


Recent Publications:

Molefi Kete Asante:
The African American People: A Global History.
New York: Routledge, 2012.

Molefi Kete Asante:
As I Run Toward Africa.
Boulder, Colorado: Paradigm, 2012

Molefi Kete Asante (with Ama Mazama): 
eds., Barack Obama: Political Frontiers and Racial Agency.
Washington, DC: 2011.

Molefi Kete Asante and Ron Hall:
Rooming in the Master’s House. Boulder,
Colo.: Paradigm Publishers, 2010.

Molefi Kete Asante:
Speaking My Mother’s Tongue: Introduction to African American Language.
Fort Worth, Texas: Themba Hill Press, 2010.

Molefi Kete Asante: 
Erasing Racism: The Social Survival of the American Nation. Amherst,
New York: Prometheus Books, 2nd Edition, 2009

Molefi Kete Asante: 
Maulana Karenga: An Intellectual Portrait.
London: Polity Press, 2009.

Molefi Kete Asante and Ama Mazama: 
eds., Encyclopedia of African Religion. 2 volumes.
Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 2009.

Molefi Kete Asante, Yoshitaka Miike, Jing Yin:
eds. The Global Intercultural Communication Reader.
New York: Routledge, 2008

Molefi Kete Asante:
The Afrocentric Manifesto: Toward an African Renaissance.
Oxford: Polity Press, 2007.

Molefi Kete Asante:
The History of Africa: The Quest for Eternal Harmony,
Oxford and New York: Routledge 2007.

Molefi Kete Asante and Emeka Nwadiora:
Spear Masters: Introduction to African Religion.
Lanham, Md.: Rowman and Littlefield, 2007.

Molefi Kete Asante: 
Cheikh Anta Diop: An Intellectual Portrait.
Los Angeles: University of Sankore Press, 2006

Molefi Kete Asante: 
Rhetoric, Race, and Identity: The Architecton of Soul.
Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 2005

Molefi Kete Asante and Maulana Karenga: 
eds., Handbook of Black Studies.
Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 2005.

Molefi Kete Asante and Ama Mazama:
eds., Encyclopedia of Black Studies.
Thousand Oaks: Sage Publications, 2005.