Based at Fisk University from 1943-1970, the Race Relations Department and its annual Institute were set up by the American Missionary Association to investigate problem areas in race relations and develop methods for educating communities and preventing conflict.
Documenting three pivotal decades in the fight for civil rights, this resource showcases the speeches, reports, surveys and analyses produced by the Department's staff and Institute participants, including Charles S. Johnson, Dr Martin Luther King, Jr., and Thurgood Marshall.
Trial ends: November 16, 2017
News & Features
Creative Writing Awards Prize Winners’ Reading
Monday, April 23 7:00pm, Sewall 309 Winners:
Larry McMurtry Prize in Fiction: Sonia Hamer--For her heartbreaking story of sisterhood, faith and impossibly comic misadventures in Israel.
Digital Theatre+ Streaming Plays & Productions
From dozens of full productions to craft interviews, guides and workshops, this streaming video database offers multiple perspectives on theater from many of today’s leading practitioners.
Socialism on Film: The Cold War and International Propaganda
This collection of films from the communist world reveals war, history, current affairs, culture and society as seen through the socialist lens.