Edward H. Peeples, with Nancy MacLean
Afterword by James H. Hershman Jr.
From the University of Virginia Press
248 pages • 6 x 9 • Cloth
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Articles, Interviews, Awards
Professor's memoir details his civil rights activism and VCU's roots->
Article by Brian McNeill, VCU University Public Affairs, March 12, 2017
Hidden History: Dr. Ed Peeples, a '20th Century Scalawag' for Civil Rights >
Article and interview by Amy Lacy, WRIC Channel 8 News, February 1, 2017
Williams: Richmond NAACP salutes heroes sung and unsung >
Article written by Michael Paul Williams of the Richmond Times-Dispatch, November 5, 2015
A 'scalawag' returns to Prince Edward County >
Article written by Bill Lohmann of the Richmond Times-Dispatch, April 2015
History Replays Today Podcast Interview, Part 1 >
History Replays Today Podcast Interview, Part 2 >
Hosted by Jeff Majer, this is a series of conversations with experts on Richmond, VA’s history. Ed speaks in a two-part series on his experiences, April 2015
Edward H. Peeples Jr., Ph.D.: 2014 Edward H. Peeples Jr. Award for Social Justice winner >
This video was created for and shown on the occasion of Ed receiving the 2014 inaugural ‘Edward H. Peeples, Jr. Award for Social Justice Leadership,’ to be given annually to an alum by the Virginia Commonwealth University’s Alumni Association in his name.
Where is the Finish Line in the Race Race: An interview with Dr. Edward Peeples >
Candace Epps-Robertson, Michigan State University, Reflections: Public Rhetoric, Civic Writing and Service Learning, Spring 2014
Podcast Preview of the Spring 2014 journal Reflections >
Listen to Candace Epps-Robertson's interview with Ed in this podcast.
The Unlikely Activist >
Interview with the University of Virginia Press, 2014
Encampment Alumni Interview >
Interview with the Encampment for Citizenship, 2014
Ghost in the Machine >
Style Weekly, 2011
Edward Harden Peeples, V – Planting Seeds Of Liberation >
North of the James, 2011
The Pachyderms’ Revenge - Racism and the Mosque in Richmond, Va >
The Shockoe Examiner, 2010
Richmond Journal: Thirty Years in Black & White >
Republished in Race Traitor, edited by Noel Ignativ & John Garvey. Routledge, 1996
NBC: Interview with Hugh Downs on NBC Today show, Oct 14, 1969: Ed's Interview with Hugh Downs on the NBC Today Show about the failed responses to Hurricane Camille by government and non-governmental organizations.
Listen to the audio file
An arresting personal and political account of the transformative power of freedom movements"
Scalawag was nominated for consideration in the Non Fiction category of the 18th Annual Virginia Literary Awards sponsored by the Library of Virginia.