NYT covers Erica Armstrong Dunbar’s new book on Ona Judge :
Columnist Michael Paul Williams on the Devil’s Half Acre:
“We cannot be afraid of the truth,” said Landrieu, who along with other city leaders decided to take down the monuments in 2015, a decision that withstood challenges in federal court.
“Kara Walker is one of the most high-profile and controversial artists in America. The exhibition presented three narrative portfolio series, executed in print—The Emancipation Approximation, Harper’s Pictorial History of the Civil War and An Unpeopled Land in Uncharted Waters.”
A special symposium in the Journal of African American History featured the work of Gerald Horne, historian of African American and African diaspora history:
via ABC News:
“Prof. Guridy discusses his prize-winning book, “Forging Diaspora: Afro-Cubans and African Americans in a World of Empire and Jim Crow.”