Race, Remembering, and Jim Crow’s Teachers

Kelly RPD
Author(s): 
Hilton, Kelly
ISBN: 
9780415638043
Date published: 
July 2012
Paperback
Price: 
£28.99

Using oral history interviews with forty-four former teachers from the Jim Crow era, local and state archival materials, and secondary historical sources, Hilton Kelly examines the surprising counter-memories of students, teachers, and community members who recall these schools not as being inferior, but as being of sufficient quality.