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Saturday, February 23, 2013
3:00 PM-4:00 PM
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Roswell Branch Library
115 Norcross Street
Roswell, GA 30075
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|Description:||ROSWELL ROOTS: The Strange Demise of Jim Crow by Dr. Curtis Graves
Saturday, February 23. 3:00 p.m.
The library will host a screening of the documentary film The Strange Demise of Jim Crow. This film reveals how the city of Houston, TX was peacefully desegregated via behind-the-scenes negotiations and controversial news black-outs. Following the screening will be a discussion facilitated by Dr. Graves, one of the original Texas Southern University student protestors and the first African American Texas State Representative.
Entered by: Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System
Created: January 8, 2013 at 3:53 PM
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