Frederick Knight

Associate Professor of History, Morehouse College

Dr. Fred Knight is an associate professor and chair of the department of history at Morehouse College in Atlanta. He has held fellowships at the Carter G. Woodson Institute for African-American and African Studies at the University of Virginia, the Center for Black Studies at the University of California-Santa Barbara, the John Nicholas Brown Center for the Study of American Civilization, and the history department at University of California-Riverside, where he completed his doctoral degree. He has also taught at the University of Memphis and Colorado State University. Knight has authored numerous articles and book chapters, and he recently published a book-length study titled Working the Diaspora: The Impact of African Labor on the Anglo-American World, 1650-1850.

Experience

  • –present
    Professor of History, Morehouse College