Author: aaisha

Student Research at the College of Charleston: Olivia Williams

My name is Olivia Williams. I am from Greenville, SC and am currently pursuing a Masters in History with a concentration in Public History at the College of Charleston. I chose to study freed people and how they secured power through education during Reconstruction in South Carolina. This became my area of focus because of …

Introducing the Race and Social Justice Guide

The Avery Research Center for African American History and Culture prides itself in our long history of activism and education in the Lowcountry. We continue that legacy today with our Race and Social Justice Guide. This guide is a compilation of resources ranging from revolutionary Black literature, to films about resistance, to organizations doing the …