Carla Peterson Writes for the New York Times Online Disunion Project

February 27, 2015

Carla Peterson was published in the New York Times this month.

 

Peterson

 

Peterson's piece, titled "A Black Preacher Addresses Congress," is about Henry Highland Garnet's role in the passage of the 13th Amendment. It is part of Peterson's life long attempt to bring important African American historical figures to the attention of the general public. Read the piece here.