African Americans During Reconstruction

Panelists talked about the opportunities and challenges for the African American community in the South and the West during Reconstruction. They spoke about topics… read more

Panelists talked about the opportunities and challenges for the African American community in the South and the West during Reconstruction. They spoke about topics such as the role of black lawyers, participation in local politics by men and women, and race relations in the western states.

“New Directions in Reconstruction History” was a panel of “The Reconstruction Era: History and Public Memory Symposium” held at the Columbia Museum of Art. close

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  • Elsa Barkley Brown Associate Professor University of Maryland, College Park->Women's Studies Department
  • W. Lewis Burke Jr. Distinguished Professor Emeritus University of South Carolina->Law School
  • Ehren Foley Coordinator South Carolina State Historic Preservation Office->National Register of Historic Places
  • Stacey Smith Associate Professor Oregon State University->History Department
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African Americans During Reconstruction

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Program ID:
408438-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Columbia, South Carolina, United States
First Aired:
Jun 04, 2016 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jun 04, 2016 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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