Richard T. Greener

Richard T. Greener Presented by Donald Sweeper. **Donald Sweeper requests an additional honorarium to the $250 contributed by SC Humanities. Donald Sweeper brings to life professor Richard T. Greener, the first African American to graduate from Harvard University and the first African American faculty to teach at the University of South Carolina during Reconstruction from … Read more

A general reading and discussion of Sojourn’s in Charleston, followed by Q&A

A general reading and discussion of Sojourn’s in Charleston, followed by Q&A Presented by Jennie Holton Fant. This presentation is a journey to Charleston after the Civil War and into the twentieth century, as portrayed by its visitors, including such luminaries as William Dean Howells, May Sarton, and Norman Rockwell.  Just as the Civil War … Read more