A project of Brooklyn Historical Society

Who's Involved

Scholarly and Community Advisors

History, Rutgers University
American Studies, University of New Mexico
Sociology, New York University
History, Kent State University
Director of Education, Brooklyn Historical Society
Sociology, Hunter College / CUNY Graduate Center
African American Studies, Princeton University
Executive Director of Border Crossers
Director of Civic Engagement and Social Justice at Eugene Lang College, New School
Oral History Project Archivist, Brooklyn Historical Society
English, Worcestor State University
Education Consultant, Education Elements
Founder of Loving Day
History, Brandeis University
Artist, University of California Santa Barbara
Sociology, John Jay College / CUNY Graduate Center
Director, Columbia Center for Oral History
Sociology, Stanford University
CBBG Project Associate, Brooklyn Historical Society
History, Black Studies, and Asian American Studies, UC Santa Barbara
History, Oberlin College
Curator for the Columbia Center for Oral History
American Studies, George Washington University
Oral Historian
English and African American Studies, Harvard University


Public Humanities Practicum Intern, Brown University
Educator and Oral Historian
M.P.H. student, Columbia University
Director of Black Folk Don't
Oral Historian
Documentarian and Oral Historian
Consultant, Public History and Museums
Founder, Welfare Rights Initiative Digital Oral History Project
Media Production
Founder, Oral History Productions
Oral Historian and Photographer
Founder of Swirl
Anthropologist and Oral Historian
Writer and Oral Historian
Writer and Artist
Co-Founder of NAMSO
Oral Historian and Documentarian
Anthropology Graduate Student, CUNY Graduate Center
Archivist and Oral Historian
Director of Parsons Scholars Program, New School University
History Doctoral Candidate, CUNY Graduate Center
Doctoral Candidate, American Studies, Yale University
Curator for the Columbia Center for Oral History
Oral Historian and Documentarian
Writer, Teacher, Oral Historian

CBBG is made possible by:

National Endowment for the Humanities logo
Institute for Museum and Library Services logoNew York Council for the Humanities logo
The Nissan Foundation logoNew York City Department of Youth and Community Development logoTwo Trees Management logoBrooklyn Brewery logoSweet'N Low logo