Letter From Birmingham Jail

In 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr traveled to Birmingham, AL which was commonly known as ‘Bombingham’ during the 1960’s due to the influx of terrorist bombings done by the Klu Klux Klan specifically inflicted on Black households and businesses.

Organizing Black Families The Colored Conventions

Join Dr. Dawn Chitty and Mr. James R. Morgan III as they interview Dr. Gabrielle Foreman and Dr. Derrick Spires about important work of the Colored Conventions Project. This groundbreaking digital humanities project is uncovering important history of how black families organized for progress.