Rose Gladney Lecture for Justice and Social Change, 'Hands on the Freedom Plow: Personal Accounts of Women of SNCC'
Date: Wednesday, September 18, 2013
Time: 07:00 PM
Location: 205 Gorgas Library
"Hands on the Freedom Plow: Personal Accounts by Women of SNCC" is the annual Rose Gladney Lecture for Justice and Social Change, and will feature Constance Curry and Doris Derby, who will speak about their experiences in the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee. The public is invited. There is no charge for the event. A book signing will follow the lecture.
This lecture is part of "Through the Doors," a year-long series of activities and events commemorating the 50th anniversary of the desegregation of UA in 1963 and honoring the courage and dedication of the two African American students who enrolled in the University on June 11, 1963 as well as the University's ongoing commitment to change over the past 50 years and to continued progress in the future. For more information, visit http://www.throughthedoors.ua.edu/.
Contact Info: Dr. Lynne Adrian,
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