Anne C. Bailey
A writer, historian, and professor of History and Africana Studies at SUNY Binghamton (State University of New York). Bailey is committed to a concept of “living history” in which events of the past are connected to current and contemporary issues.
Available for speaking engagements
Drawing on victims’ accounts and descendants’ memories, The Weeping Time uses the largest slave auction in U.S. history as a lens to explore the legacies of slavery, diaspora and the Civil War.
Gullah Geechee community finally credited with song “Kumbaya”
“Kum ba ya, my lord, Kum ba ya!
Kum ba ya, my lord, Kum ba ya!
Kum ba ya, my lord, Kum ba ya.
O Lord, Kum ba ya”