Book Discussion on A Traveler's Guide to the Civil Rights Movement
Mr. Carrier talked about his book, A Traveler’s Guide to the Civil Rights Movement, published by Harvest Books. The book is… read more
Mr. Carrier talked about his book, A Traveler’s Guide to the Civil Rights Movement, published by Harvest Books. The book is an illustrated history of places, people, and events relevant to the struggle for racial equality. He also discussed the civil rights movement, focusing on the years 1954-1965. Mr. Carrier decried what he views as a lack of monuments and museums dedicated to preserving the history of important civil rights events. Slides were shown throughout the presentation. Following prepared remarks, Mr. Carrier responded to questions from the audience. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
Book Discussion on Rising from the Rails
Audio is unclear at certain points throughout this event.
br/ Mr. Tye talked about his book Rising from the…
Book Discussion on Confronting the Veil
Mr. Holloway discussed his book Confronting the Veil, published by the University of North Carolina…
Book Discussion on Growing Up X
Ms. Shabazz, daughter of the late civil rights activists Malcom X and Betty Shabazz, discussed her coming of age…
Korean War Veterans Panel
A panel of Korean War Vetrans talked about journalist and historian David Halberstam’s final book, The Coldest…