Race, Rage, and Resistance: Brian K. Mitchell
CALS Encyclopedia of Arkansas presents Race, Rage, and Resistance
Monumental: Oscar Dunn and His Radical Fight in Reconstruction Louisiana
Speaker: Brian K. Mitchell
Brian K. Mitchell is assistant professor of history at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. A New Orleans native, Mitchell received a PhD in urban studies with a concentration in public history at the University of New Orleans. Mitchell’s writing and research primarily deal with race, violence, and the Elaine Massacre, and his work has been featured by CNN, NPR, and the Associated Press. His discussion will center upon his new graphic novel, Monumental, recently published by the Historic New Orleans Collection.
The CALS Encyclopedia of Arkansas is a free, authoritative source of information about the rich history, geography, and culture of Arkansas. It is updated regularly to ensure the people of Arkansas have an accurate and accessible resource to explore our heritage. It will also benefit people outside the state who are seeking information about Arkansas. We invite you to browse our text entries and media galleries to learn more about the people, places, events, legends, and lore of the 25th state. The CALS Encyclopedia of Arkansas is a work in progress. We are continually adding new entries, photographs, maps, videos, and audio files, so check back frequently to see what’s new.