The Texas After Violence Project Digital Archive

This site represents a collaboration among the Texas After Violence Project (TAVP), Lafayette College Skillman Library, and Dr. Andrew Uzendoski's spring 2017 "Rhetoric of Human Rights" course at Lafayette College.  Our team is grateful to the family of Charlie Brooks, Jr. for donating the materials that appear on this site.  Listen to Brooks family oral histories at the TAVP oral history collection at the University of Texas Libraries Human Rights Documentation Initiative.

Featured Item: A Black and White Picture of Derrek Brook from Derrek Brooks’ Yearbook

This is a black and white photograph from Derrek Brooks’ yearbook. The person in the picture is Derrek Brooks.

Featured Collection: Teaching Materials

This collection includes the assignments used in "English 202: Human Rights and Rhetoric" to build a  class exhibit

Featured Exhibit: Rhetoric of Human Rights Class Exhibit