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Black Greek Life: Stepping & Strolling (2022)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2022-10-28

Duration: 00:07:45

Subjects: HIGHER EDUCATION | African American Greek letter societies | Historically black colleges and universities | Dance


  • St. Cyr, Kara Host
  • Carter, Terrell Interviewee
  • Kimbrough, Walter Speaker


This segment from the October 28, 2022, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Kara St. Cyr’s report on the history of stepping and strolling in African American fraternities and sororities. She interviews Terrell Carter of Phi Beta Sigma. Walter Kimbrough of Alpha Phi Alpha and the author of “Black Greek 101: The Culture, Customs, and Challenges of Black Fraternities and Sororities” also shares the history of these dances. This report is a part of the “Crossing Over: Black Greek Life” series.