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Film, Video Deep South Dispatch: Memoir of a Civil Rights Journalist

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Title

  • Deep South Dispatch: Memoir of a Civil Rights Journalist

Summary

  • Journalist Anne Farris Rosen discussed her father John Herbers' memoir, "Deep South Dispatch: Memoir of a Civil Rights Journalist." Herbers, a New York Times correspondent, covered the civil rights movement in the South for more than a decade, including the trial for the murder of Emmett Till, the murders of four young black girls in the Birmingham, Alabama church bombing, and multiple civil rights marches.

Event Date

  • February 05, 2020

Running Time

  • 57 minutes 32 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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