Beyond the Book

Here you will find articles and web links to current news stories that go beyond our book “The Future Emerges from the Past – Celebrating 200 Years of Alabama African American History and Cultureā€.

The Future Emerges from the Past

Matilda McCrear
‘Remarkable’ woman discovered as last known survivor of transatlantic slave trade.

Hallie Quinn Brown
How Black Suffragists Fought for the Right to Vote and a Modicum of Respect

Retracing the Route of Freedom
Forty-four Notre Dame students, faculty and staff members took a bus journey to visit sites of the civil rights movement across the southern U.S.