Maya Harakawa

Assistant Professor - Art History

Office: Sidney Smith Hall, Room 6048




Downtown Toronto (St. George)

Areas of Interest

Art of the African Diaspora, Art and Visual Culture of Civil Rights and Black Power


Maya Harakawa is an art historian of the African Diaspora in the United States. Her research focuses on questions of racial politics and practices of placemaking in the postwar period. Currently, she is working on her first book: a study of Harlem in the 1960s.