Jeanne Theoharis - The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 7:00 pm
When Rosa Parks refused to move to the back of a bus, she ignited the civil rights movement. In the popular image, there’s little more to know about this quiet, defiant woman. In fact however, as Theoharis, a Brooklyn College political science professor, shows in her biography, Parks was a complex, deeply motivated person who was politically active both before and after her definitive act.
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Published: Beacon Press - January 29th, 2013