Remembering Medgar Evers: Writing the Long Civil Rights Movement

02/24/2013, 03:00 pm
 
Raleigh, NC
 
(919) 828-7912
 
http://www.quailridgebooks.com
About Venue
Quail Ridge Books & Music is open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily and specializes in fine literature for adults and children, with a special focus on the South.
About Event
Start: 02/24/2013 3:00 pm Remembering Medgar Evers: Writing the Long Civil Rights Movement By Minrose Gwin $22.95 ISBN-13: 9780820335643 Availability: On Our Shelves Now Published: University of Georgia Press, 2/2013 Other Editions of this Title Bookclubs love her The Queen of Palmyra. Now UNC professor of English Minrose Gwin goes in a different direction. She brings us Remembering Medgar Evers: Writing the Long Civil Rights Movement. It's an intricately textured appreciation of a stunningly brave man, his tortured time, and the deeper meaning of his arduous life and brutal murder as seen through the collective memory and artistic work that has emerged in response to Evers’s life and death—fiction, poetry, memoir, drama, and songs. Can’t make it? To request a signed or personalized copy, call 828-1588 or 1-800-672-6789 or contact orders@quailridgebooks.com (at least 48 hours in advance for email) to check availability.
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