Film, Video The NAACP: Reflections on the First 100 Years

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The NAACP: Reflections on the First 100 Years
In commemoration of 100 years of the NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People), the Library of Congress sponsored the symposium "The NAACP: Reflections of the First 100 Years." The symposium explored both the history and future of the NAACP.
Event Date
February 26, 2010
-  Kenneth W. Mack is professor of law at Harvard University. He is the author of "Representing the Race: Creating the Civil Rights Lawyer, 1920-1955" (Harvard University Press, 2010).
-  Robert L. Zangrando is professor emeritus of history at the University of Akron. He is the author of "The NAACP Crusade Against Lynching, 1909-1950" (Temple University Press, 1980) and "Civil Rights and African Americans: A Documentary History" (1968; reprint, Northwestern University Press, 1991).
-  Patricia Sullivan is associate professor of history and African-American studies at the University of South Carolina. She is the author of "Lift Every Voice: The NAACP and the Making of the Civil Rights Movement" (The New Press, 2009) and is a fellow at the W.E.B. Du Bois Institute at Harvard University.
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2 hours 22 minutes 56 seconds
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