New Study Abroad Exploring the Mouride Diaspora

Calling all students of Africana cultures: Please consider the wonderful opportunity afforded by our brand new, New African Diasporas study abroad program. Morehouse College has collaborated with World Learning’s School for International Training (SIT) to develop an innovative study abroad program that will facilitate student exploration of the culture, history, religion, and business and social networks of the Mourides, a progressiveContinue reading “New Study Abroad Exploring the Mouride Diaspora”

Parker’s Birth of a Nation forces Nation’s Attention to lesser known Historical Figures

  Answering the Call of Freedom: Moses Dickson and the Knights of Liberty Confront Slavery S. T. Livingston, Ph.D. In the heat of March, 1848, leading up to the Decade of crisis, a Black barber stood bent over the slumped person of a White slave owner reclining in his barber’s chair. Despite the extremely sharp straight-razorContinue reading “Parker’s Birth of a Nation forces Nation’s Attention to lesser known Historical Figures”