Alisha Winn

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rsz_alisharwinnAlisha R. Winn is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Fayetteville State University. Her recent research focused on the social and cultural dynamics of the Atlanta Life Insurance Company, one of the largest, most successful African American financial institutions in the twentieth century. Her research interests include: heritage preservation, ethnicity, identity, class, oral narratives, museum studies,and the impact that learning Black history from community elders instead of textbooks has on youth.