December 2017 News

The Rape of Recy Taylor
December 20, 2017
Crystal Feimster provides historical context to the  long tradition of black women speaking out against sexual abuse in a discussion of the film, “The Rape of Recy Taylor,” (...
Image from a student's zine in Crystal Feimster's history course
December 14, 2017
A creative mid-term assignment devised by Professor Crystal Feimster for her  history course, “The Long Civil Rights Movement,” invites students to delve deep into the...
Connor Williams
December 13, 2017
On a recently released episode of GLC podcast, Slavery and Its Legacies, Connor Williams  discusses with Thomas Thurston (GLC) the creation of “Voices from the Archive,” an...
December 8, 2017
NPR’s popular program, “Marketplace,”  features music selected by Daphne Brooks, who, as a noted scholar of  black popular music, was invited to contribute selected...