Dr. Leslie Alexander: Historian. Professor. Author. Activist

Why Africana Studies Matters

Leslie Alexander is interviewed at the 50th Anniversary Celebration of Africana Studies at Cornell University

Black Studies and the Fight Against Mass Incarceration

Leslie Alexander appears on a panel with her sister,                  Michelle Alexander, author of The New Jim Crow, to discuss slavery and its contemporary legacy in mass incarceration

On Elizabeth Jennings: Unsung Heroine

Leslie Alexander on CBS News' Mobituaries with Mo Rocca discussing Elizabeth Jennings, unsung heroine of the fight against segregation :