A Documentary Film About Lynching in the American South
Dr. Mia Bay is Professor of History at Rutgers University, where she directs the Center for Race and Ethnicity. She is the author of The White Image in the Black Mind: African-American Ideas About White People 1830-1925 and To Tell the Truth Freely: The Life of Ida B. Wells.
Dr. Jonathan Holloway is Provost of Northwestern University and an historian who focuses on the post-emancipation United States with a focus on social and intellectual history. He is a fourth-generation university administrator, and author of Confronting the Veil: Abram Harris Jr., E. Franklin Frazier, and Ralph Bunche, 1919-1941 and Jim Crow Wisdom: Memory and Identity in Black America Since 1940.
Edward L. Ayers
Dr. Edward L. Ayers is the film's Historical Consultant. He is President Emeritus and Professor of Humanities at the University of Richmond, President of the Organization of American Historians, and Executive Editor of Bunk. He is also a co-host of the podcast BackStory. The author of seven books, his newest work is The Thin Light of Freedom: The Civil War and Emancipation in the Heart of America.