In the early 1900s, in a home near 18th and Vine, a young black mother made her daughter promise never to have children. That little girl became a radical feminist, who pried her way into Columbia Law School in a time when they weren't even admitting black men. Historian Sherie Randolph unearths the life and times of the late Flo Kennedy.
Plus, an encore broadcast: One local academic on performing around the world as Zora Neale Hurston.
- Carmaletta Williams, retired professor, African-American Studies, Johnson County Community College, author and performer, Zora Neale Hurston: Queen of the Harlem Renaissance
- Sherie Randolph, history professor, Georgia Tech, author of Florynce "Flo" Kennedy: The Life of a Black Feminist Radical