Wednesday, September 10, 2008

Brown Bag Program ~ Exploring the Rhetoric of the "Long" Civil Rights Movement

jim crow-era photo of a segregated bus
Photo courtesy of BPL Digital Collections

Join us as Dr. Stephen Schneider looks at a historian's arguments for a "long" Civil Rights Movement—one that extends back to the New Deal and forward to today. Specifically, it examines the ways that contemporary historians and intellectuals continue to use civil rights language and arguments as a means of engaging contemporary historical events. Wednesday, September 17, noon.

brown bag imageFeed your body and mind at BPL's Brown Bag Programs. You bring the lunch and we'll bring the drinks. Wednesdays at noon in the Arrington Auditorium located on the 3rd floor of the Linn-Hinley Research Library, 2100 Park Place.

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