Adele Logan Alexander

Adele Logan Alexander, Research Professor at George Washington University, was appointed by President Obama to serve on the National Council on the Humanities. She is the author of "Ambiguous Lives: Free Women of Color in Rural Georgia, 1789-1879" and "Homelands and Waterways: The American Journey of the Bond Family, 1846-1926" and numerous articles and essays. Born and raised in New York City, she and her husband, Clifford Alexander, have two children, five grandchildren, and live in...See more