The Day I met James Baldwin at Harvard

The Day I met James Baldwin at Harvard

Did I ever tell you about the time I met the writer James Baldwin? I was a junior at Harvard, majoring in English and French with an Africana focus.  I lived in one of the dormitories or houses as we called them on campus.  These houses were vibrant places; not simply...
The NY Times 1619 Project Revisited

The NY Times 1619 Project Revisited

Dear Baileyblog readers, This past year, it was an honor to participate in the prize winning 1619 Project which commemorates 400 years of African presence and the legacy of slavery in the United States.  Congratulations again to NY Times reporter and 1619 Project...
The Morning After The Weeping Time

The Morning After The Weeping Time

Two years ago, I wrote a book called The Weeping Time about the largest slave auction in American history. This experience which the enslaved called The Weeping Time took place in Savannah, Georgia on two fateful days, March 2-3 in 1859. Today, we seem to be...
Find Anne C. Bailey's non-fiction book : The Weeping Time: Memory and the Largest Slave Auction in American History on Amazon.

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