Yulonda Eadie Sano is an assistant professor of history in the Department of Social Sciences at Alcorn State University in Lorman, Mississippi, where she teaches courses in African-American, American, and Women’s History. She received her B.A. and M.A. from the University of Kentucky and her Ph.D. in history from The Ohio State University. Her current research explores the desegregation of secondary schools and medical colleges in the South.
Anne Moody was a writer and civil rights activist best known for her memoir, Coming of Age in Mississippi (1968). In the early 1960s, while a student at Tougaloo College, she worked with the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), the Student … Read MoreAnne Moody (1940-2015)