About The Site

Jeffrey H. Jackson

Jeffrey H. Jackson is Associate Professor of History and Director of the Environmental Studies Program at Rhodes College in Memphis. He is the author of Paris Under Water: How the City of Light Survived the Great Flood of 1910 as well as Making Jazz French: Music and Modern Life in Interwar Paris and co-editor of Music and History: Bridging the Disciplines.

Robert Anderson (Andy) Crooks

Andy Crooks, research assistant is originally from Portland Oregon and graduated with a double major in History and French From Rhodes College.

Danita Barrentine

Danita Barrentine is a native of Leland Mississippi, She holds a Masters Degree in Fine Art, she completed her studies at Memphis College of Art and graduated with Honors. Currently, she is an part-time instructor at Memphis College of Art and teaches a variety of classes in the Community Education Program at MCA.