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Articles with keyword "Race relations"

Anna Deavere Smith in 1993


America, Word for Word

Chairman Adams interviews 2015 Jefferson Lecturer Anna Deavere Smith.

scene from Bee-luther-hatchee


Right to Write

A play in Pennsylvania asks, "what is authentic?"

Dave Brubeck


DAVE BRUBECK: Ambassador of Cool

The master of West Coast jazz blends his music with his advocacy for human rights.

Percy Julian in a laboratory


Percy Julian

A scientist makes inroads in chemistry and civil rights.

Photo of Chad L. Williams


Impertinent Questions with Chad L. Williams

African-American soldiers in WWI: A broadening experience for many.

Five Points intersection painted by George Catlin in 1827


Impertinent Questions with Carla L. Peterson

On Manhattan's nineteenth-century African-American community

Lifeguard offers a swimming lesson, 1951, photograph by Teenie Harris


Teenie Harris Image Collection

African-American news photographer “Teenie” Harris’s career at the Pittsburgh Courier spanned forty years, during which time he recorded daily life in Iron City’s many diverse neighborhoods.

Image of poster from Lincoln Centennial


Lincoln’s Centennial

The year was marked by adulation.


That's Amore

Three women in novelist William Faulkner’s life affected his storytelling profoundly through their own literary and artistic abilities. Additionally, one of the three transformed his notions of race.

John Mitchell, Jr., editor, Richmond Planet


Brother from the Richmond Planet

Crusading Journalist John Mitchell Jr. took on the lynchers.