Arts & Culture

Eyewitness to History

By KAREN SHADE World Scene Writer 1/4/2008 Coretta Scott King’s cousin brings her tale to a new generation Mary Scott Hicks has seen hatred at its bloodiest and walked among beauty at its most infinite. VALCLEAN2 CMF Her experiences are mostly unimaginable to Americans born after the turbulent years of the Civil Rights Movement. tn […]

The Women of Gee’s Bend

by Debbie Elliott Listen Now: [10 min 57 sec] Real Media|Windows MediaExplain these links View Gallery Gee’s Bend quilters Allie Pettway and her daughter Lola Pettway. Listen: Web Extra: Listen to Alabama historian Kathryn Tucker Windham and quilters Arlonzia Pettway, Allie “Ma” Pettway and Lucy Marie Mingo Real Media|Windows Audio produced by Marisa Penaloza A […]

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