New SHGAPE Blog Post: A Walking Tour History of the 1906 Atlanta Race Riot

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Dear H-SHGAPE subscribers,


We invite you to head over to read the latest post on the SHGAPE Blog, "Teaching Digital Literacy through a Walking Tour about the 1906 Atlanta Race Riot" by Dr. Sara Harwood.

In 1906, Atlanta experienced a race riot that led to the death of dozens of Black Atlanta residents and fundamentally reshaped Black neighborhoods and businesses. In this post, Dr. Sara Harwood discusses her experience developing a self-guided online walking tour with Georgia State University students that confronts this dark legacy. She also offers insight into the exciting digital history work happening in the Atlanta area.