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A space for public conversation on race in the South, including the persisting impact of private academies.

Are You a Seg Academy Alum, Too? Let’s Talk by Ellen Ann Fentress

The Academy by Steve Yarbrough

The Nooses of Our Past by Neely Tucker

Next on MFP Live:
David Rae Morris
June 23, 2022 @ 6 p.m.

June 23, 2022:
David Rae Morris

June 16, 2022:
Arekia Bennett and Velvet Johnson

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