Alan Richard

Alan Richard writes about the South and rural America for Education Week, the leading national K-12 education newspaper. A South Carolina native and former journalist there, he is writing a book about Summerton's role in the Brown v. Board cases, marking the fiftieth anniversary of the court decision.

The Heat of Summerton The Heat of Summerton

Racial tensions still simmer in the rural county where Brown was born.

Apr 15, 2004 / Feature / Alan Richard