Discovering Atlanta’s African American History

A conversation with Nasir Muhammad

As Atlanta increasingly becomes populated with folks from other places, it sometimes presents a challenge for our new neighbors to relate to, or connect with, the history of their adopted home.  Nasir Muhammad is one individual who is trying to change that by exposing us to Atlanta’s African-American heritage and history.  He operates”Black Mecca of the South Tours.”  Here he talks with WABE’s Steve Goss…




About brothernasir

Nasir Muhammad is a historian and researcher, specializing in African American history and educational event planning. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Florida A & M University. Mr. Muhammad has written and lectured about Morehouse College history, Curt Flood, Theodore “Tiger” Flowers and David T. Howard, among others. He is at work on the book project, The Colored Undertaker: The Life and Legacy of David Tobias Howard. Mr. Muhammad works in collaboration with the Auburn Avenue Research Library and other educational organizations to develop public presentations and information that highlight Atlanta and African American history. He has also designed a tour that highlights the neglected aspects of this history.
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