African American Women’s Activism in the Civil Rights Movement

When we place African American women at the center of the Civil Rights narrative, everything we think we know about the Black freedom struggle changes.

Lecture Description

This lecture places the activism of African American Women at the center of the discussion of the Black Freedom Struggle from the post WWII era to the present. The contributions of Black women to the have often been minimized, however they shaped every aspect of the Black Freedom Struggle.


Civil Rights Women

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