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Allegra Alvarado and Friends will have an easily digestible discussion of non-fiction books, biographical films, documentaries, and news interviews centered around people of color and minorities that have been sidelined in our history education. Find all podcast episodes at www.CoreTempArts.com.

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Allegra Alvarado and Friends will have an easily digestible discussion of non-fiction books, biographical films, documentaries, and news interviews centered around people of color and minorities that have been sidelined in our history education. Find all podcast episodes at www.CoreTempArts.com.

    2020 Hiatus

    2020 Hiatus

    Allegra has decided to take a break for a while. Thank you all for listening and for your support.



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    History of Color – S2, Ep.05 “From Slave Cabins to the White House” an interview w/Koritha Mitchell

    History of Color – S2, Ep.05 “From Slave Cabins to the White House” an interview w/Koritha Mitchell

    Allegra flies solo this episode as she interviews Koritha Mitchell, associate professor and author of her latest book From Slave Cabins to the White House: Homemade Citizenship in African American Culture.



    To see what Koritha is up to next, go to her website, korithamitchell.com.



    Intro – “What A Wonderful World” by Sam Cooke



    Resources





    * Africans in America Part 3 American Colonization Society

    * Sage Self-Care Advice from a Black Woman: "Plop Plop Fizz Fizz": Calling Out the Deformation of 'Merit' by Mia George

    * Reconstruction

    * Reconstruction: America After the Civil War





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    • 49 min
    History of Color – S2, Ep.04 – “Stolen” an interview w/ Richard Bell

    History of Color – S2, Ep.04 – “Stolen” an interview w/ Richard Bell

    This month we speak with author and associate professor, Richard Bell. We discuss his latest book and how he came to these stories as well as his personal American experience. See what is next for Richard Bell here.



    Intro/Outro – “What A Wonderful World” by Sam Cooke



    References



    * Smithsonian and Associates

    * Stolen: Five Boys Kidnapped into Slavery and Their Astonishing Odyssey Home published in 2019

    * Princeton & Slavery/Legislating Slavery in New Jersey

    * Pre-Civil War African-American Slavery 



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    • 52 min
    S2, Ep. 03 - King Kalakaua

    S2, Ep. 03 - King Kalakaua

    This month Allegra and Mariano are joined by friends of the show who studied Hulu and Hawaiian culture, Pi'ilani. We discuss how King Kalakaua influenced Hawaiian culture as we know it today and his role in introducing that culture to American culture.





    To reach out to us, you can email us at historyofcolor@coretemparts.com or follow Allegra on Twitter | Mariano on Twitter.



    Intro/Outro – “What A Wonderful World” by Sam Cooke





    References



    Reclaiming Kalakaua: Nineteenth-Century Perspectives on a Hawaiian Sovereign by Tiffany Lani Ing

    Hula by Amy Ku'uleialoha Stillman

    Background of Hula by Kaupena Wong, HPE Department, University of Hawaii

    * Reciprocity Treaty 1875 

    * Jul 6, 1887 CE: Bayonet Constitution 

    * 1887: 'Bayonet Constitution' takes Native Hawaiians' rights 



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    • 1 hr
    S2, Ep. 02 - "Send Judah First" an Interview w/ Brian C. Johnson

    S2, Ep. 02 - "Send Judah First" an Interview w/ Brian C. Johnson

    This episode Allegra and Mariano were excited to speak with the author of the historical fiction book, Send Judah First, Brian C. Johnson. We discuss the book and his inspiration for it. We also discuss his future writings.



    For more information on Brian, check out his website briancjohnson.net and following him @theREELBrian on twitter.



    To reach out to us, you can email us at historyofcolor@coretemparts.com or follow Allegra on Twitter | Marinano on Twitter.



    Intro/Outro - "What A Wonderful World" by Sam Cooke



    References



    Send Judah First, An Erased Life from an Enslaved Soul by Brian C. Johnson

    America's Long Struggle against Slavery. A Great Courses lecture by Richard Bell PhD



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    • 1 hr 8 min
    S2, Ep. 01 - Jovita Idar Renaissance Woman

    S2, Ep. 01 - Jovita Idar Renaissance Woman

    Mariano and Allegra start off their new season and format of History of Color with a phenomenal woman ahead of her time.



    Allegra on Twitter | Marinano on Twitter



    Intro/Outro: "What A Wonderful World" by Sam Cooke



    Resources:

    Latinos in American History Jovita Idar by Karen Bush Gibson -- *this book is out of print but can be bought on Amazon

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    • 32 min

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