Presentation Category: African Americans

Black Music Is…

reFraming: African American Female Landowners in the Alabama Black Belt

Mahalia Jackson: Queen of Gospel

Writing from the Grassroots: Black History in Alabama

Preserving from the Grassroots: Black Historic Preservation in Alabama

Origins of a Peculiar Institution: Slavery and its Aftermath in Alabama

Mapping the Black Town: Perspectives on the Evolution of African American Communities

Jackie Robinson and the Story of Major League Baseball’s Integration

Why We Must Remember: A Descendant’s Reckoning with Her Enslaving Ancestors

Murder on Shades Mountain: The Legal Lynching of Willie Peterson and the Struggle for Justice in Jim Crow Birmingham