Leon County Library Lecture Series Presents
"Thomas DeSalle Tucker and His Radical Approach to Black Higher Education"
May 8, 2017
Dr. B.L. Perry Jr. Branch Library
2817 S Adams St.
Dr. Reginald K. Ellis received a Bachelor of Science degree in African American Studies and a Master of Applied Social Sciences degree in History, both from FAMU. He also earned the Doctor of Philosophy degree in History from the University of Memphis. Dr. Ellis specializes in the history of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and African American leaders during the Jim Crow era. His major area of concentration is African American history with specialization in United States History Since 1877, Contemporary African History, and Oral History.