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Matriarchs of Atlanta's Civil Rights Movement

Celebrating Women's History

2020-03-07 15:30:00 2020-03-07 16:30:00 America/New_York Matriarchs of Atlanta's Civil Rights Movement Post Road Library

Saturday, March 07
3:30pm - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2020-03-07 15:30:00 2020-03-07 16:30:00 America/New_York Matriarchs of Atlanta's Civil Rights Movement Post Road Library

Post Road Library

Post Road Meeting Room

The Civil Rights Movement spanned more than forty years. Dr. Karcheik Sims-Alvarado will take you on an eye-opening tour to meet the women who worked tirelessly to achieve civil rights in Georgia.

About Karcheik Sims-Alvarado, Ph.D.

Dr. Karcheik Sims-Alvarado, is a historian, curator, playwright, and Assistant Professor of African Studies at Morehouse College. She is the author and curator of Atlanta and the Civil Rights Movement 1944-1968, and has served as the civil rights historian and exhibition consultant with the Nobel Prize Museum in Stockholm, Sweden. Presently, she is the historical consultant with Time magazine for the virtual reality exhibition, The March, featured at the DuSable Museum in Chicago, Illinois in February 2020.

TAGS: | Guest Lecture | Education |

Post Road Library

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Phone: 770-781-9840, option 5

Hours
We're closed Friday November 27 due to Day after Thanksgiving
Mon, Nov 23 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Nov 24 1:00PM to 9:00PM
Wed, Nov 25 9:00AM to 5:30PM
(Thanksgiving Eve)
Thu, Nov 26 Closed
(Thanksgiving Day)
Fri, Nov 27 Closed
(Day after Thanksgiving)
Sat, Nov 28 10:00AM to 5:30PM
Sun, Nov 29 1:30PM to 5:30PM

About The Library

Library Telephone:  770-781-9840

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Upcoming Events

Sat, Nov 28, 10:00am - 10:10am

Thu, Dec 03, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Wed, Dec 09, 10:00am - 11:00am

Thu, Dec 10, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Tue, Dec 15, 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Tue, Dec 15, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Thu, Dec 17, 6:30pm - 8:00pm