From Tragedy to Triumph Part 6: "The Civil Rights Movement: Snapshots of Everyday Life"



“The Civil Rights Movement: Snapshots of Everyday Life” presents an oral history of the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s and 70s, framing the daily experiences of living through this era of social justice and activism. The sixth part of this seven-part series features topics ranging from the war in Vietnam to housing discrimination and representation in the performing arts, with personal reflections and an expressive blend of jazz and archival footage. The event will include a discussion and Q&A session with the film’s creators led by USC Thornton professor Ron McCurdy.


This event originally aired on Friday, May 7, 2021.