Did you know that this summer marks the 50th anniversary of the Black Freedom Summer? Have you heard the story on the life of Fannie Lou Hamer, the legendary mover and shaker and powerful symbol in the movement? Check out this edition of A Public Affair to learn more about this phenomenal force of a leader!
On Wednesday, July 30th, our host Karma Chavez interviewed author Maegan Parker Brooks on her new book “A Voice that Could Stir an Army: Fannie Lou Hamer and the Rhetoric of the Black Freedom Movement (Race, Rhetoric, and Media)” and the celebration of the life of Fannie Lou Hamer.
Come TONIGHT: There will be an event at Rainbow Books Collective at 6-8 PM located at 426 W. Gilman Street. Check out the event entited Fannie Lou Hamer and the Rhetoric of the Black Freedom Movement: Maegan Parker Brooks book presentation.