Book Discussion on Freedom Summer

Bruce Watson recalls the "Freedom Summer"of 1964 when over 700 college students arrived in Mississippi to register African-American voters… read more

Bruce Watson recalls the "Freedom Summer"of 1964 when over 700 college students arrived in Mississippi to register African-American voters and create Freedom Schools to assist in the education of the populace. Their work was met with resistance exemplified through the disappearance of three volunteers, indiscriminate beatings, and the burnings of churches. Bruce Watson discussed his book at Lemuira Books in Jackson, Mississippi. close

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Book Discussion on Freedom Summer

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Jackson, Mississippi, United States
First Aired:
Jul 10, 2010
Last Aired:
Jul 15, 2013

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  • Jul 10, 2010 | 5:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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  • Jul 15, 2013 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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