The 1619 Project marks the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans to Jamestown, Virginia with a series of essays, images, stories, and poems that challenge readers to reframe their understanding of U.S. history by considering 1619 as the start of this nation's story. The project was created by Nikole Hannah-Jones, published by the New York Times Magazine and Ms. Hannah-Jones was awarded the 2020 Pulitzer Prize for Commentary for the introductory essay to the 1619 Project.
The 1619 Project - Collection of essays
The 1619 Project - Original PDF
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