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An Oregon Canyon

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An Oregon Canyon

When he came to Oregon, John A. Brown was one of the state's first Black homesteaders. Over 130 years later, his name is finally on the map.

By Sika Stanton and Donnell Alexander

Photo of Sika Stanton and Donnell Alexander

Words Have Life

Filmmaker Sika Stanton reflects on the making of “An Oregon Canyon”

Donnell Alexander and a car

Facing the N-Word

Writer Donnell Alexander reflects on the making of “An Oregon Canyon”

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About This Land

This Land is an online multimedia project that collects and connects stories about land and the creation of home, belonging, and identity by Oregon’s communities of color.