Sara Rzeszuket Haviland will discuss her new book James and Esther Cooper Jackson: Love and Courage in the Black Freedom Movement (University Press of Kentucky) at the Tamiment Library on Thursday November 5 (6:00–7:30 PM) She is an assistant professor of history at St. Francis College. She has contributed chapters to Freedom Rights: New Perspectives on the Civil Rights Movement and Red Activists and Black Freedom: James and Esther Jackson and the Long Civil Rights Revolution.
On James and Esther Cooper Jackson: Love and Courage in the Black Freedom Movement:
“In this remarkable biography, Sara Haviland examines the ideas and activism of two of the most committed and significant freedom fighters in twentieth-century America.”―Erik Gellman, author of Death Blow to Jim Crow: The National Negro Congress and the Rise of Militant Civil Rights
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