Speak Your Piece: a podcast about Utah's history

Season 1, Ep. 3 (Part 1): W. Paul Reeve, "Century of Black Mormons"

January 23, 2020 Brad Westwood Season 1 Episode 3
Speak Your Piece: a podcast about Utah's history
Season 1, Ep. 3 (Part 1): W. Paul Reeve, "Century of Black Mormons"
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Speak Your Piece: a podcast about Utah's history
Season 1, Ep. 3 (Part 1): W. Paul Reeve, "Century of Black Mormons"
Jan 23, 2020 Season 1 Episode 3
Brad Westwood

W. Paul Reeve, Simmons Professor of Mormon Studies, University of Utah, describes his public history project Century of Black Mormons, designed to name and identify all known Black, African American, members of the Mormon Church (1830 and 1930). Reeves also describes the key arguments for his award winning book Religion of a Different Color: Race and the Mormon Struggle for Whiteness (Oxford University Press, 2015)

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W. Paul Reeve, Simmons Professor of Mormon Studies, University of Utah, describes his public history project Century of Black Mormons, designed to name and identify all known Black, African American, members of the Mormon Church (1830 and 1930). Reeves also describes the key arguments for his award winning book Religion of a Different Color: Race and the Mormon Struggle for Whiteness (Oxford University Press, 2015)