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1998

Michael M. Thelwell

Informal portrait of Michael M. Thelwell, Professor of English and Afro-American Studies. "Michael Thelwell, author of 'Duties, pleasures and conflicts: essays in struggle,' University of Massachusetts Press" written on back.

University Photograph Collection

1988 Mar. 9

Chinua Achebe and Malaika Adero at a reception

Achebe Chinua, once a visiting professor in English and Afro-American studies, writes on a paper as publishing editor Malaika Adero speaks to him while holding a book as the writing surface. In the background to the right is Professor Michael Thelwell of English and Afro American Studies.

University Photograph Collection

1988 Mar. 9

Chinua Achebe and Malaika Adero at a reception

Achebe Chinua, once a visiting professor in English and Afro-American studies, writes on a paper as publishing editor Malaika Adero speaks to him while holding a book as the writing surface. In the background to the right is Professor Michael Thelwell of English and Afro American Studies.

University Photograph Collection

1973 May 27

Amherst Record

Herbert Aptheker signing paper transferring W. E. B. Du Bois papers to University of Massachusetts

Seated left to right at the formal signing of the Du Bois papers contract Graduate School Dean Mortimer Appley; Chancellor Randolph Bromery; Mrs. Shirley Graham Du Bois;Dr. Herbert Aptheker, custodian and editor of the papers; and Michael Thelwell, head of the W.E.B.Du Bois Department of African-American Studies. Standing are the attorneys who completed the contract. Bernard J... more

University Photograph Collection

1988 Mar. 9

Chinua Achebe at reception with Joseph Duffey and others

Achebe Chinua (left), once a visiting professor in English and Afro-American studies, holds a drink and laughs as Chancellor Joseph Duffy, to this right, speaks during a reception. Standing next to the Chancellor are Professor Michael Thelwell of Afro American Studies and Professor Jules Chametzky of the English Department.

University Photograph Collection