What: You’re invited to experience Author M.J. O’Brien discusses his new book “We Shall Not Be Moved: The Jackson Woolworth’s Sit-In and the Movement It Inspired,” which archives a traumatic sit-in experience in Jackson, Mississippi during 1963.
Did you know? According to event promotional material, O’Brien’s book lecture concurs with the launch weekend of “Make Some Noise: Students and the Civil Rights Movement,” a Newseum exhibit that “explores the new generation of student leaders in the early 1960s who fought for segregation by making their voices heard and exercising their First Amendment rights. “
Also note that a book signing shadows the book talk.
Who: Open to general public for free with regular paid admission. Attendance is on a first come first basis.
When: Newseum in the Knight TV Studio ~555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20001
Where: Saturday, August 03, 2013 at 2:30 p.m.
FYI: Stay in the know by clicking the +subscribe button above this article for updates on the latest trends for well-rounded lifestyle.