"Listen Up: Fannie Lou Hamer Still Speaks"

"Listen Up: Fannie Lou Hamer Still Speaks"

October 4, 2017 - 6:00pm
Where: 
Liberal Arts Building 101
Price: 
Free and open to the public
Contact:
Rebecca Tuuri rebecca.tuuri@usm.edu

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the birth of Mississippi civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer, Dr. Maegan Parker Brooks, Assistant Professor, Civic Communications & Media, Willamette University, will be delivering a presentation on the life and legacy of Hamer, as well as showing a 5 minute clip from the new documentary "Fannie Lou Hamer's America."Other sponsors include the Department of Communication Studies, Office of Multicultural Programs and Services, USM NAACP, Afro-American Student Organization and Future Black Law Students Association.