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Brenda E. Stevenson, Professor of History

 

Los Angeles, CA

"Do the right thing". - Spike Lee

 

What neighborhood, city or space affirms your Blackness?

New Orleans.

 

What do you want your legacy to be?

 

That I helped as many people as I could, especially young black people.

 

Who do you think best embodies Black excellence?

 

Michelle Obama, Ida B. Wells, Shirley Chisolm