Book Discussion on Subversive Southerner: Anne Braden

Ms. Fosl talked about her biography Subversive Southerner: Anne Braden and the Struggle for Racial Justice in the Cold War South,… read more

Ms. Fosl talked about her biography Subversive Southerner: Anne Braden and the Struggle for Racial Justice in the Cold War South, published by Palgrave Macmillan. Anne Braden was a civil rights activist who was accused of being a communist and seditionist by southern politicians. She later became a role model to protesters launching sit-ins and successful peaceful protests. Ms. Fosl described Anne Braden’s role in the fight for racial justice in the South and eventually the whole U.S. She also talked about the process of doing research for the book and answered questions from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on Subversive Southerner: Anne Braden

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176374-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Bowling Green, Kentucky, United States
First Aired:
May 25, 2003
Last Aired:
Jul 26, 2003

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  • May 25, 2003 | 3:28am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jun 30, 2003 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 26, 2003 | 1:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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