The tension was palpable. Then a white student stood up and said something I've never forgotten.
Carolyn Bryant changed her story. Does this change the meaning of Emmett Till’s death?
The African American Intellectual History Society, founded in 2014, hosted its first annual conference last weekend at UNC Chapel Hill. Scholars from various disciplines delivered engaging papers around the theme “new perspectives on the black intellectual tradition.” The changing nature of black identity in today’s world is complex.