Book Discussion on The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks

Jeanne Theoharis, political science professor at Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, talked about her book, The Rebellious… read more

Jeanne Theoharis, political science professor at Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, talked about her book, The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks, in which she recounts the late civil rights leader’s political activism. The author argued that Mrs. Parks is often only remembered for her bus arrest in Montgomery, Alabama, but her involvement in the civil rights movement was far more extensive. Ms. Theoharis spoke at the Rosa Parks Museum at Troy University in Montgomery, Alabama. close

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Book Discussion on The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks

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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Montgomery, Alabama, United States
First Aired:
Feb 17, 2013
Last Aired:
Mar 3, 2013

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  • Feb 17, 2013 | 9:48am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 17, 2013 | 7:50pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 23, 2013 | 1:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 03, 2013 | 6:15am EST | C-SPAN 2
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