Bernard E. Powers Jr.

Bernard E. Powers Jr.

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Bernard E. Powers Jr. is a Professor for the History Department in the College of Charleston with eight videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2001 Call-In. The year with the most videos was 2011 with five videos. Most common tags: African American History, Civil War, Race Relations.

Appearances by Title:c. June 13, 2001 - Present Professor, History Department, College of Charleston Videos: 8

Recent Appearances

  • <em>We Are Charleston</em>

    We Are Charleston

    Co-authors Marjory Wentworth, Bernard Powers, and Herb Frazier talked about their book, We Are Charleston: Tragedy and…

  • The Life and Legacy of Former Slave Robert Smalls

    The Life and Legacy of Former Slave Robert Smalls

    A panel discussion was held on the life of Robert Smalls. Robert Smalls was a slave during the Civil War who commandeered a Confederate…

  • Charleston City Market

    Charleston City Market

    At the Charleston City Market Bernard Powers talked about the role free and enslaved blacks played in the market and how it affected pre-Civil…

  • Denmark Vesey Slave Rebellion

    Denmark Vesey Slave Rebellion

    Bernard Powers gave a tour of sites in Charleston related to black heritage. He talked about the failed 1822 slave revolt that resulted in the…

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