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Age of Awareness

History as “an open book, up under the sky”

Speaking with Clint Smith, Dr. Ibrahima Seck, the director of research at the Whitney Plantation, talks about the importance of education and of sites such as the Whitney. Seck told Smith, “The problem with [this] country — and also all around the world — -is . . . miseducation. The miseducation of the mind and hidden history.” The role of education in the dissemination of information and in the fostering of…

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Here, you will find reflections on African American, American, and Southern Literature, American popular culture and politics, and pedagogy.

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