Project Team

Cymone Fourshey
Director of the Griot Institute
Associate Professor of History and International Relations

Christian Howard-Sukhil
Digital Humanities Postdoctoral Fellow

Diane Jakacki
Digital Scholarship Coordinator

Michelle Lauver
Griot Programs Manager

Ifunanya Maduka
Griot Student Assistant
Fall 2020 – Spring 2021

Kareen George
Griot Student Assistant
Fall 2019 – Spring 2020, Spring 2021

Past Contributors

Tatiana Roman
Griot Student Assistant

In Memoriam

Carmen Gillespie
Founder of the Griot Institute