Hannibal B. Johnson

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Hannibal B. Johnson is a 1-Time AALBC.com Bestselling Author

Hannibal B. Johnson, a Harvard Law School graduate, is an author, attorney, and consultant specializing in diversity and inclusion issues, human relations, leadership, and non-profit leadership and management.

He has taught at The University of Tulsa College of Law, Oklahoma State University, and The University of Oklahoma. Johnson serves on the federal 400 Years of African-American History Commission, a body charged with planning, developing, and implementing activities appropriate to the 400th anniversary of the arrival, in 1619, of Africans in the English colonies at Point Comfort, Virginia. He is the education chair for the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre Commission.

His books, including Black Wall Street, Up from the Ashes, Acres of Aspiration, Apartheid in Indian Country, and The Sawners of Chandler, chronicle the African American experience in Oklahoma and its indelible impact on American history.

The 2011 National Black Theatre Festival showcased Johnson’s play, Big Mama Speaks–A Tulsa Race Riot Survivor’s Story. Big Mama Speaks has also been staged in Caux, Switzerland. Johnson has received numerous awards and honors for his work and community service.

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9 Books by Hannibal B. Johnson


Book Cover Greenwood Cultural Center: Jewel in the Crown by Hannibal B. Johnson

Greenwood Cultural Center

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Book Cover Up from the Ashes: A Story about Building Community by Hannibal B. Johnson

Up from the Ashes

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Book Cover Mama Used to Say: Wit & Wisdom from the Heart & Soul by Hannibal B. Johnson

Mama Used to Say

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