As Zach and I barreled west on I-70 from St. Louis to Columbia, Mo., I smiled at the thought of tracing the path that Gerald took countless times from home to University of Missouri, where he majored in journalism and poli-sci. I was nervous though I had no reason to be; I wanted to represent [...]
By Zachary Boyd
On Wednesday February 17, at the Gaines Oldham Black Culture Center at the University of Missouri, my Mom, Robin D. Stone, talked and shared stories and times about my Dad, Gerald M. Boyd.
More than 100 Mizzou students (many from the School of Journalism– so many that they ran out of chairs!) packed the [...]
Welcome to Robin’s blog. You’ll find regular dispatches and musings as she travels the country illuminating Gerald’s remarkable legacy and promoting “My Times in Black and White.” After more than three years of mourning and tears and painstaking work, finally a time to laugh and give thanks and exhale.