African American History

  • Linda Hunter Rowe (1945–2020)

    In Memoriam

    Cathleene B. Hellier | Jul 19, 2021

    Linda Hunter Rowe, a historian for the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation who retired in 2017 after 50 years of service, died on October 23, 2020.
  • History Lessons on Film

    Perspectives Daily

    Nathalie Barton | Jun 30, 2021

    Historians should watch films like Judas and the Black Messiah as much for their filmmaking as their history making.
  • A Juneteenth Dilemma

    Perspectives Daily

    Channon Miller and T.J. Tallie | Jun 22, 2021

    Juneteenth has a specific cultural history and intent; it cannot be generalized into a wider celebration of freedom for all people in the United States.
  • Grant of the Week: American Slavery’s Legacy across Space and Time

    Perspectives Daily

    Karen Lou | Jun 1, 2021

    The Social Science Research Council is now accepting applications for its American Slavery's Legacy across Space and Time: Small Grants Program. 

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