THE BOOK

Life of William Grimes,

the Runaway Slave

THE FILM

Gina's Journey: The Search for William Grimes

EVENTS

The Raw Truth:  A One Woman Show

*Featuring Michael Lange as William Grimes (On-Screen)

Book Regina Mason At Your Next Event & Learn How She Took History Into Her Own Hands!

 

 

No other slave narrative has been recovered, researched, and annotated by a slave's descendant until now.

- Oxford University Press

     

         

         “[Regina Mason] inspires others to be extraordinary; she shows us that we all have it within us.”  

                                                       -Emily Ambrose, Student Affairs in Higher Education at Colorado State University

 

                      

  "Inspiration is a powerful thing. It can ignite a passion or fuel a cause. The only thing you have to do—just as my              great-great-great-grandfather did—is give yourself permission, which is a virture I now live by." - R.E. Mason

   

William Grimes (1784 -1865)

Wrote the first fugitive slave narrative in American history