I am a very proud graduate of Florida State University. I love history and story telling.

My Life

Favorite Quote

"The most effective tool in the hand of an oppressor is the mind of the oppressed.
We should never accept from America the equal right to do wrong."

Friends describe me

as a very loving and caring person.

My hobbies

Church, football, reading, family activites

Fantasy dinner guests

Jesus Christ

Best advice I ever received

Never allow anyone to tell you what you can not achieve.

My undergrad alma mater

Florida State University

My worst subject in school


In college I drove

a Ford Fairmont.

If I weren't a professor, I would

be a physician.

Favorite books

The Miseducation of the Negro, Desire of Ages, Simple Justice, Trouble in Mind

Favorite movies

A Soldier's Story, The Great Debaters, Abraham Lincoln, Jurassic Park

Favorite city

Jacksonville, Florida

Favorite coffee

Anything decaffeinated

Nobody knows I

am very humble.

My latest accomplishment

Finishing a new manuscript.

Current Research

The civil rights movement in Florida