William Grimes http://kalw.org en Reviving America's first slave autobiography http://kalw.org/post/reviving-americas-first-slave-autobiography <p></p><p>Genealogy is becoming an easier field to navigate these days, with websites and organizations encouraging people to discover their family heritage.</p><p>That’s what Oakland’s Regina Mason did, but on her own. In the upcoming film <a href="http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/342394894/ginas-journey-the-search-for-william-grimes"><em>Gina’s Journey</em></a>, Mason chronicles her adventure in searching for her family history. Being an African American, that meant she would surely encounter slavery, which she did.</p> Wed, 29 Aug 2012 00:43:32 +0000 Hana Baba 15860 at http://kalw.org Reviving America's first slave autobiography