Cheryl LaRoche

Credit: Alison Bruzek / WGBH

Cheryl LaRoche On Excavating The History Of Black Communities

March 24, 2014

Taped by WGBH Forum Network, author Cheryl LaRoche visited the Museum of African American History to talk about her book, Free Black Communities and the Underground Railroad: The Geography of Resistance.

LaRoche talks about the geography of black communities, from slavery to today.  She also discusses why black history isn't just black history - it's history, and how educators can teach history better.

This talk took place on March 20, 2014 at 6:00 p.m.

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