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Alabama Bicentennial Student Projects for 2018 – 2019

I’m proud to share that a fellow instructor and I were awarded an Honorable Mention by the Alabama Bicentennial Committee to conduct a project with my Creative Writing students and her Photography students during the 2018 – 2019 school year. We will work together to use the Alabama Department of Archives & History’s Jim Peppler Southern Courier Photograph Collection as a basis for comparison to explore the historically black Newtown community in north Montgomery. The students will learn more about documentary photography, oral histories, and historical narrative writing from the project,… Read more Alabama Bicentennial Student Projects for 2018 – 2019