Presentation Category: Rights Struggles

A Shocking Story: William Bradford Huie and the Lynching of Emmett Till

From Birmingham to Belfast: The Influence of the American Civil Rights Movement on the Struggle for Justice in Northern Ireland

reFraming: African American Female Landowners in the Alabama Black Belt

Mahalia Jackson: Queen of Gospel

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

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

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

Scottsboro Unmasked: Decatur’s Story

Going the Extra Mile: The Race Around the World by Nellie Bly and Elizabeth Bisland

Alabama’s Own Nat King Cole