Kathleen Curtis Wilson (left) and Perlista Henry preparing Lizzie's quilts for documentation. Photo by Pat Jarrett
Lizzie Morris Bolden: Appalachian Dressmaker
Kathleen Curtis Wilson pieces together the story of an Appalachian dressmaker through the quilts she made.
Arlington teachers participating in the March 2014 content academy. - Photo by Pat Jarrett
Segregation, Desegregation, and Civil Rights in Virginia
Two content academies immerse teachers in the subject matter they teach, to inspire and challenge them to think about these subjects in fresh new ways.
In March 2014, the BackStory team posed with a Zeitfunk trophy, awarded by public radio distributor PRX. From left to right: Jamal Millner, Brian Balogh, Tony Field, Ed Ayers (on tablet) Peter Onuf, Andrew Wyndham, Nina Earnest, Andrew Parsons, and Emily Charnock. Photograph by Jane Kulow.
Backstage at BackStory
You’ve heard the History Guys. Now meet the fresh and funny team behind their award-winning radio show.