Many Rivers to Cross in Phoenix
Eight, Arizona PBS in Phoenix produced a series of interviews with prominent African American residents to accompany The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross. Each interviewee reflects on their experiences in Arizona and the importance of education for the nation’s future.
Vicky Daviss-Mitchell, Community Activist
Vicky Daviss-Mitchell is a community activist, blogger, and long-time resident of Phoenix, Arizona.
Samuel Lee France, Community Activist
Samuel Lee France is a community activist in Phoenix, Arizona.
Neal Lester, Project Humanities
Dr. Neal Lester is a professor of English at Arizona State University and the director of Project Humanities. He specializes in African American literary and cultural studies.
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