Dr. Clayborne Carson and Dr. Andrea McEvoy Spero of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Institute discuss the newly curated collection of MLK speeches, A Time to Break Silence.
Students discuss their ancestral identities and what "Becoming American" means to them.
This documentary looks at the struggles of Holocaust victims through their own eyes.
Kwame Anthony Appiah speaks at the Day of Learning “Reimagining Self and Other.”
Dr. Maurice Vanderpol reads two poems at a 2002 Facing History summer institute.
In this webinar, Pulitzer prize-winning author Sonia Nazario joins our Los Angeles office director Marti Tippens Murphy to discuss Enrique's Journey and the new young adult version of the book.
Novelists, as well as the actress Mary Badham, who played To Kill a Mockingbird's narrator, Scout, reflect on this character and the ways in which she addresses issues of gender, race relations, and growing up in the South.
James McBride and Rick Bragg read passages from To Kill a Mockingbird on how historical realities of Southern life affect the characters in the novel.
Oprah Winfrey, Tom Brokaw, and others recall their memories and impressions from reading To Kill a Mockingbird for the first time.
Novelists and Southerners discuss Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird and the bravery of the novel for addressing issues of segregation and racism in the South.