Monthly Archives: May 2024

The Amarillo Philharmonic Club and Women Composers of the Texas Panhandle

The Amarillo Philharmonic Club educated its membership about the mechanics of music and introduced them to composers and repertoire from both across the country and the globe. Continue reading

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Before They Had Bootstraps: A Case Study of Intergenerational Black Women’s Activism in Rural Arkansas, 1880 – 1944

Examines the everyday activism and achievements of four generations of Black Arkansas women to cultivate and embrace homemade citizenship in their words and deeds while facing white aggression within the historical context of slavery, reconstruction, Black Codes, and Jim Crow. Continue reading

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