American Social History Project • Center for Media and Learning

Donna Thompson Ray | Project Director, Faculty Development Programs

Donna directs the National Endowment for the Humanities funded Visual Culture of the American Civil War and Its Aftermath, and its accompanying website, and the Picturing U.S. History project, an online resource for teaching with visual evidence. Donna's areas of specialization are nineteenth-century American visual culture, African American art, and the History of Photography (specifically the work of black photographers living and working in the African diaspora).

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