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Friday, April 11, 2014 5:37 PM

Teacher headed to workshop on slavery

By The Herald Staff

RICHMOND — An English teacher at Central Heights High School has been recognized by a national organization and invited to participate in a workshop in Maryland.

The workshop focuses on the slave narratives in American literature, which are first-hand accounts by American slaves in the early stages of American history, Cortney Kinyon, who was selected as a Summer Scholar for the National Endowment for the Humanities, said.

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