The Strange Demise of Jim Crow

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History / Heritage - Lecture/Discussion

Date & Time: Saturday, February 23, 2013
3:00 PM-4:30 PM
Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College, High School
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Roswell Branch Library
Meeting Room
115 Norcross Street
Roswell, GA 30075
Cost: Free and open to all
Description: The Roswell Library will host a screening of the documentary film The Strange Demise of Jim Crow. This film reveals how the city of Houston, Texas was peacefully desegregated via behind-the-scenes negotiations and controversial news black-outs. Following the screening will be a discussion facilitated by Curtis Graves, one of the original Texas Southern University student protestors, and the first African American State Representative for the state of Texas.
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Phone: 770-640-3075
Entered by: Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System

Created: January 10, 2013 at 11:13 AM
Last Modified: January 10, 2013 at 11:15 AM

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