1501 Lakeside Dr
Lynchburg, VA 24501
Dr. Kidada E. Williams will present the concluding lecture in a series of talks about the Civil War and Reconstruction. Her book They Left Great Marks on Me explores the history of racial violence between emancipation and World War I. Her next project focuses on how black families experienced Reconstruction violence after the Civil War. Dr. Williams is a public intellectual, appearing on NPR’s Morning Edition and giving numerous public talks.