Baltimore ’68: one more arson

A story of growing up in Baltimore in the 1950s and 60s, and how the riots after Dr. Martin Luther King’s assassination affected one family.

April 27, 2018 app
Civil rights LHP

Grandma talking about her experience in the 50’s and 60’s with racism

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February 26, 2018
Jackie Walker Discusses Historical Politics from an African American Woman’s Perspective

In this interview, Jacqueline Walker, an English professor in Denton, Texas, discusses her upbringings in rural Georgia and her political activism from an early age. As an African American woman, she offers a very unique historical perspective on several presidencies...

2018 Art Action Day – Jude Dibia “All forms of writing and art are political.”

In preparation for the 2018 Art Action Day, the Artists at Risk Connection (ARC) of PEN America interviewed Jude Dibia, a Nigerian author and civil rights activist who currently lives in Malmö, Sweden. In this interview, Jude talks about his...

January 14, 2018 app
Martha Brockus

Our interview was about the life of a woman raised in Southwestern Illinois in the 1960’s. We discussed conflicts that are often brought up today.