Dr. Natalie Robertson was in town this past weekend to present the keynote address at the inaugural Spirit of Our Ancestors Festival.   

The festival was presented by the Descendants of the Clotilda.  Robertson is the author of "The Slave Ship CLOTILDA and the Making of AfricaTown, USA".  

She joined us on Studio10 to talk about her novel, research and incite into our history.  

Please click on the video link to hear the fascinating interview.  

To order a copy of her book visit either of these sites:

https://www.amazon.com/Slave-Ship-Clotilda-Making-AfricaTown/dp/0275994910

https://www.abc-clio.com/ABC-CLIOCorporate/product.aspx?pc=D8404C

All content © 2019, WALA; Mobile, AL. (A Meredith Corporation Station). All Rights Reserved. 

Studio10 Host

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.