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A Conversation with Civil Rights Leader Diane Nash

A conversation between Diane Nash and Melissa Harris-Perry

Date: Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Building: Lavin-Bernick Center (LBC) in Room 213
Location: uptown campus
Other Information: Kendall Cram Lecture Hall

As part of our year-long "Conversations" series, join us for a conversation between Civil Rights leader Diane Nash and Anna Julia Cooper Project Founding Director Melissa Harris-Perry, followed by an open discussion with the audience.


Diane Nash was one of the founding students of the Student Non-violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC), the Chairperson of the Nashville student sit-in movement, and coordinator of the Freedom Ride from Birmingham to Jackson. She worked for the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, where she helped strategize the Selma Right-To-Vote movement. She was also part of the national committee that promoted the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. This event is co-sponsored by the Institute of Women & Ethnic Studies


Sponsored by: Newcomb College Institute as well as This event is hosted by the Anna Julia Cooper Project on Gender Race and Politics in the South. It is co-sponsored by the Institute on Women & Ethnic Studies.

Admission: Free
Attendance: Open to the public
Open to: Alumni, Faculty, Graduate students, Parents, Prospective undergrads, Staff, Undergraduates, Visitors

For more information contact Anna Julia Cooper Project via email to cooperproject@tulane.edu or by phone at 504-865-5238

Additional information may be found at the event website at http://cooperproject.org/conversations/






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