Topic: Juliet Walker

Maggie Anderson Discusses 'Buying Black' Movement, New Book

Feb. 25, 2011

Event: Maggie Anderson, chief executive officer and cofounder of the Empowerment Experiment Foundation, will discuss her new book "Our Black Year: A Tale of Buying Black in America's Racially Divided Economy" at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Black History Month Story Ideas and Experts at The University of Texas at Austin

Feb. 2, 2011

February marks the celebration of Black History Month, a remembrance of important people and events in African American history.

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Historian's Research Earns National Historic Landmark Recognition from President Obama

Jan. 29, 2009

The site of New Philadelphia, Ill., a town founded in 1836 by slave-born African-American Frank McWorter, has been named a National Historic Landmark based on the research of Juliet E. K. Walker, professor of history at The University of Texas at Austin. Fewer than 2,500 historic places bear this distinction.

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