This Little Light of Mine: The Legacy of Fannie Lou Hamer

Dignity and Defiance: A Portrait of Mary Church Terrell
Our Alexandria

A profile of the life of civil rights activist Ms. Fannie Lou Hamer.

Raised in privilege but degraded by persistent racial prejudice, Mary Church Terrell fought for the basic human right to be treated equally. Her story is one of grit, grace and determination.

Two artists from Alexandria, Virginia revisit a town’s segregated past, and tell the story of family, friendship, loss and love through their historical dollhouses.

Odessa’s Reign

Crowned Queen of the Underworld, a Black female gangster runs the most lucrative gambling ring in D.C. in the 1950s, and manages to keep the D.C. police in her back pocket.