keywords: Civil Rights Movement

November 16, 2017
Kettering Foundation: Dr. David Mathews and Dr. Joffre Whisenton interviewed by Dr. Kristi N. Garrett on Nov. 8, 2017

Dr. Kristi N. Garrett talks with Dr. David Mathews and Dr. Joffre Whisenton about their days at the University of Alabama during the height of the Civil Rights Movement. The interview was recorded at the Kettering Foundation in Dayton, Ohio...

November 7, 2017
Interview with Mom

I learned a lot of interesting things about my family history. I had no idea that my great grandfather marched with Dr. King.

October 29, 2017
What my dad remembers about racial discrimination

Dad talks about his life after the civil rights movement as a African American

October 2, 2017
Interview with Mrs. Jeanne Shugerman Denson: Brown v. Board of Education and the Montgomery Bus Boycott

We mainly talk about civil rights in Alabama around the 1950s, and we also talk briefly about the current racial issues in America.

July 18, 2017
martin luther king

How he met and worked with martin luther king

June 13, 2017

Dad's childhood and other memories

June 1, 2017
Discussing what it is like to grow up Mexican American with my grandma.

I interviewed my grandmother Christina Blakeley who was born to a Mexican American father and a Mexican immigrant. We talked on May 29, 2017 in Claremont, California. In the interview we talked about what it was like for her growing...

May 30, 2017
Race in America

My father's childhood and the hardships he faced in life