Book Series

Our oral history book series amplifies the voices of people directly impacted by injustice using a humanizing, literary approach.

Education Program Students

Our education program fosters empathy, inquiry, and critical thinking among our next generation of leaders, teachers, and history-makers.

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Our Journey Through the Civil Rights Movement

Our Education Associate Erin Vong just returned from a moving journey along the path of the Civil Rights Movement with Sojourn to the Past and 90 high school students. For almost 20 years, Sojourn has led thousands of [...]

History through Black Voices

We're proud of the diversity of Black voices around the country featured in our oral history book series. From places like Chicago to New Orleans, these first-person narratives challenge stereotypes and misrepresentations of Black history [...]


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