Jean // Being The First Black Homeowner In Her Neighborhood

After moving into a predominantly white neighborhood almost 30 years ago, Jean and her family experienced discrimination and harassment due to the color of their skin. Jean shares how she persevered and why she still lives in the neighborhood today.

1st Person is presented by Urban Outfitters.

Music featured in the episode: “Sleep On The Wing” by Bibio

Producer/EditorJacqueline Soller