Road Show Micro Exhibition: The Trouble I’ve Seen: Negotiating the Risk of Travel in African America
Jathan A. W-Martin is a 2017 graduate of Florida A&M University (FAMU) hailing from the seaport town of Apalachicola, Florida. While at FAMU, Jathan garnered a passion for educating black and brown youth. Upon graduation, Jathan became a 5th and 6th reading teacher at Brownsville Collegiate, in Brooklyn, New York. Jathan believes education and spirituality are the most effective spaces for social change. The combination of these deeply held beliefs was the catalyst for Jathan’s matriculation to the Master of Divinity program at Yale University. Jathan’s studies lie at the intersection of religious history and public humanities with interests covering African American history, commemoration and death, popular culture, and religious aesthetics.