Betty Kearse, Author and Eduardo Montes-Bradley, Film Maker
The Other Madisons has garnered strong reader and editorial reviews. It earned an International Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society’s Book Award for Nonfiction and an Outstanding Book Award from the National Association of Black Journalists. The Other Madisons was listed by Smithsonian Magazine as one of the top ten best history books of 2020, by Kirkus as one of the best nonfiction books of 2020, by Parade as one of the 24 best memoirs of 2020, and by “Good Morning America” as one of the 7 Best Books to Read for President’s Day (2021). Kirkus described The Other Madisons as “A Roots for a new generation."
Sponsored by the Program in African American History