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Civil Rights Milestone

November 1, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

James Meredith’s idea that led to an assassination attempt on his life and a fractious finish by competing civil rights leaders in 1966 will be recalled on its 50th anniversary by Aram Goudsouzian, author of “Down to the Crossroads,” a book on the subject; Marvin King, Ole Miss political science professor; and Charles Overby and Overby Fellow Curtis Wilkie, who were journalists at the time.

Details

Date:
November 1, 2016
Time:
6:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Curtis Wilkie
Phone:
(662) 915-1707
Email:
cwilkie@olemiss.edu

Venue

Overby Center
555 Grove Loop, Suite 247
University, MS 38677 United States
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