The Barbara C. Harris Camp and Conference Center was named in honor of the Rt. Rev. Barbara C. Harris, the first woman ordained a bishop in the Anglican Communion.
Read more about this national visionary at the visionary project.
Bishop Harris was featured in the HBO documentary, The Black List: Volume 2. The documentary profiles some of today’s most fascinating African-Americans. From the childhood inspirations that shaped their ambitions, to the evolving American landscape they helped define, to the importance of preserving a unique cultural identity for future generations, these prominent individuals offer a unique look into the zeitgeist of black America, redefining the traditional pejorative notion of a blacklist.
See her segment on http://vimeo.com/8897995.