Grantee tags Eli Siegel
Enduring Alliances: Jewish Refugee Scholars & Black Colleges in the South
Alliance of Ethics and Art, Inc.
Year Grant Awarded: 2019
Original research/interviews reveal how Black colleges in the segregated South (1930s-60) saved the lives of Jewish Refugee Scholars and their families from the Nazi Holocaust by offering them jobs, after US quotas were met. These Enduring Alliances continue today. Read More
- Website: www.Allianceofethicsandart.org, www.Allianceofethicsandart.net
“The Power of Good Will: African Americans and Jews together for Civil Rights”
Alliance of Ethics & Art Inc.
Year Grant Awarded: 2013
Interviews with Blacks and Jews who fought for equality, North and South—even risking death--are powerful evidence of what Eli Siegel, founder of the education Aesthetic Realism, identified: "the force of ethics” working in people throughout history. Read More
- Website: http://www.allianceofethicsandart.org