"Been Down Into the South": Singing Civil Rights Movement Freedom Songs (Online Webinar)

Join us online on Wednesday, September 5, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. ET as Dr. Cheryl Boots (GRS '94, GRS '00, STH '14), Senior Lecturer of Humanities, CGS, gives us a preview of her upcoming book on the songs from the Southern Freedom Movement in the US. Using sound clips of Freedom Songs, Dr. Boots will tell stories of activists to explain the importance of community building through singing in Birmingham, Selma, and Montgomery.

Speaker(s): Dr. Cheryl Boots
When
Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 at 12:00pm until 1:00pm on Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018
Register by 9/5/2018.
Who
Open to General Public
Admission is free
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Contact
Alumni Relations
Sarah Speltz
 
Boston University

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