Independent Historian

Crystal D. Thomas is currently a sophomore attending Berea College where she is working to attain a B.A. degree in Biology (Pre-Med). She is originally from the Virgin Islands, but she came to Berea, Kentucky to broaden her perspectives academically, as well as to gain a new understanding of other people’s cultures. She is actively involved in various organizations on campus such as House Council, SGA, and Board of Residents. In the future, Crystal plans to attend medical school and earn a degree in family practice. She also hopes to publish a novel.

Adrienne Kennedy (1931- )

Adrienne Kennedy has earned a place as one of contemporary America’s most renowned and admired African American authors, lecturers, and playwrights. Kennedy was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on September 13, 1931 to Cornell Wallace and Etta (Haugabook) Hawkins. Kennedy spent her childhood in Cleveland, Ohio, … Read MoreAdrienne Kennedy (1931- )