A one-day conference commemorating the
50th Anniversary of the “Stand in the Schoolhouse Door.”
April 5, 2013
Alabama Institute for Manufacturing Excellence Building, Room 110.
Alabama Institute for Manufacturing Excellence Building, Room 110, 9:30-11:30 am: Alabama and the Civil Rights Movement, 50 Years On.
- Panel 2BJ Hollars, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire
- Hasan Jeffries, Ohio State University
- Jason Sokol, University of New Hampshire
- Joseph Crespino, Emory University, comments
- Trudier Harris, University of Alabama, Chair
Alabama Institute for Manufacturing Excellence Building, Room 110, 1:30-3:30 pm: Integration in the United States, Broadly Considered.
- Joyce Baugh, Central Michigan University
- Dennis Deslippe, Franklin and Marshall College
- Charles Martin, University of Texas-El Paso
- Françoise Hamlin, Brown University, comments
- R. Volney Riser, University of West Alabama, Chair
Malone-Hood Plaza at Foster Auditorium (rain location Farrah Hall 120), 5:15 pm.
“All the Kings’ Children: Growing up under The Guvnor and The Bear”
Diane McWhorter, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama, the Climactic Battle of the Civil Rights Revolution
Introduction by Peggy Wallace Kennedy