Boris Berman and Daphne Ann Brooks were appointed to endowed professorships.
Berman, named as the Sylvia and Leonard Marx Class of 1954 Professor in the Practice of Piano, is a renowned pianist who has performed in more than 50 countries on six continents. Read Berman’s announcement.
Brooks, appointed as the William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of African American Studies, is a scholar of African-American literature and culture, performance studies, critical gender studies, and popular music culture. Read Brooks’ announcement.