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Black History Month Feature Archive
Black History Month Segments KXCI's Special Days Archive
Black History Month Feature Archive
KXCI has always celebrated Black History Month. This year, we invited the students and staff of TUSD to come and record a segment about an influential person or event in Black History. Here is an audio archive of the segments. 47 segments were produced with the help of music by Amo Chip Dabney's "Free Yo Sax" from "Escape From Newark." Here is a list of the participants and their subjects.


1. Dr. Alexa Canady by Gabrielle Lacy, Doolen Middle School
2. Alvin Ailey by Kim Kunnie, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
3. Mohammed Ali by Eric Emerson, Sr. African American Studies Dept. TUSD
4. Henry Highland Garnet by Ajai Young, Townsend Middle School
5. Bessie Coleman by Larry Haynes, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
6. Garrett Morgan by Shannon Dixon, Dodge Middle School
7. James Van Der Zee by Clara Rogers, U of A Africana Studies Advisory Group, Delta Sigma

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8. John Jasper by David Hill, Townsend Middle School
9. Ira Frederick Aldridge by Kim Kunnie, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
10. Constance Baker Motley by Gabriela Urbina, Fort Lowell Elementary School
11. W. E. B. Debois by Imani Brown, Townsend Middle School
12. Dr. Robert McNair by Larry Haynes, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
13. John H. Johnson by Jameika Grigsby, Fort Lowell Elementary
14. Mildred Taylor by Eric Emerson, Jr., Booth Fickett Magnet
15. John Brown Russman by Kim Kunnie, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
16. Granville T. Woods by Larry Haynes, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
17. Ella Fitzgerald by Stedmond Russull, Townsend Middle School
18. James Foreman by Sean Anderson, Townsend Middle School
19. Julian Bond by Clara Rogers, U of A Dept. of Africana Studies Community Advisory Board,

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20. Shirley Chisholm by Halid Avdic, Fort Lowell Elementary
21. Nat Turner by Chris Golston, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
22. Daniel Hale Williams by Gabrielle Lacy, Doolen Middle School
23. C. Delores Tucker by Halid Avdic, Fort Lowell Elementary School
24. Homer Plessy by Larry Haynes, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
25. August Wilson by Gabriela Urbina, Fort Lowell Elementary School
26. Charles R. Drew by Gabirelle Lacy, Doolen Middle School
27. Marian Anderson by Kim Kunnie, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
28. Voting Rights Act by Larry Haynes, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
29. Niagra Movement by Kim Kunnie, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
30. Carter G. Woodson by Kamille Barfield, Fort Lowell Elementary School
31. Daisy Bates by Jashad Bullock, Townsend Middle School
32. Clarence "Big House" Gaines by Kiara Moreno, Fort Lowell Elemenary
33. Maroons by Kim Kunnie, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
34. Shirley Horn by Kiara Moreno, Fort Lowell Elementary
35. Haiti by Moreen Jordan, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
36. Wilma Rudolph by Alyssa Mort, Doolen MIddle School
37. Paul Robeson by Kim Kunnie, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
38. Julia Cooper by Justin Arnold, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
39. Bill Pickett by Kim Kunnie, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
40. Alice Coachman Davis by Alexis Mort, Doolen Middle School
41. Ida B. Wells by Justin Arnold, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
42. James Baldwin by Kim Kunnie, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
43. Rafer Johnson by Alexis Mort, Doolen Middle School
44. Mary Mc Cloud Bethune by Justin Arnold, African American Studies Dept. TUSD
45. Louie Armstrong by Sibu Kunnie, Tully Elementary
46. Alain LeRoy Locke by Alyssa Mort, Doolen Middle School
47. Tuskeegee Airmen by Kim Kunnie, African American Studies Dept. TUSD

Produced by Amanda Shauger
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