“For All The World To See” Before & After Brown: The Struggle for Civil Rights in Topeka

Join Deborah Dandridge, Curator of the African American Experience Collections at the Kenneth Spencer Research Library at the University of Kansas, local history librarian Donna Pearson, and genealogy librarian Sherri Camp from the Topeka Shawnee County Public Library, and community members from Topeka for a discussion of the local Civil Rights Movement in Topeka before and after the 1954 Supreme Court decision, Brown v. Board of Education. As a co-sponsor of this event, the Topeka Public Library: will provide a interactive digital story telling station for community members to record their stories related to the Civil Rights Movement in Topeka and Shawnee County.

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