Events

Event Date
Fri, Aug 21 2020, 12 - 1pm
Section
#UndertheLight: Chinese in Jim Crow Mississippi

The 2020 #UndertheLight series continues with an online discussion of the discrimination against the Chinese during Jim Crow in Mississippi featuring guest lecturer Adrienne Berard, research communications specialist at the College of William & Mary in Virginia and author of Water Tossing Boulders: How a Family of Chinese Immigrants Led the First Fight to Desegregate Schools in the Jim Crow South. The presentation will also include a virtual tour through the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum's A Closed Society gallery. The program will be live-streamed on the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Facebook page. For more information, email info@twomississippimuseums.com. 

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