Adrienne Berard

Adrienne Berard is an award-winning journalist and graduate of Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism. She has been the writer-in-residence at Delta State University in Mississippi and now resides in Williamsburg, Virginia.

  • Water Tossing Boulders

    By Adrienne Berard

    Read by Moe Egan

    How a Family of Chinese Immigrants Led the First Fight to Desegregate Schools in the Jim Crowe South

    A vital, forgotten chapter of America's past that uncovers a powerful journey of an oppressed people

    "In an engaging bit of social history, Berard rescues a forgotten part of Southern history and brings it to light, offering readers a rare glimpse into Chinese immigrant life and the way segregation affected so many for decades. Flush with telling details and backed by meticulous research, a piece of near-forgotten Chinese-American history is retold." - Kirkus Reviews

    Available Wed Nov 08 00:00:00 UTC 2017
    English, Unabridged