Alex Colvin is completing his BA in History at the University of Houston where he minors in Anthropology. His academic work has been published in the 2017annual volume of the Journal of the American Revolution, (JAR,) Houston History Magazine (Summer, 2016,) and is also published at researchgate.net and academia.edu. In addition to his academic work, he is also a volunteer transcriptionist for the National Archives and the Library of Congress.
He is a retired investigative reporter as well as an experienced genealogist.
His overall research interest is in U.S. Southern Studies.
His website project, Narratives in Black and White, (https://alexcolvin.wixsite.com/narratives) was begun in 2019 which explores the historiography and narratives of historically ignored mixed-race marriages in the U.S. from the Antebellum period to present day.