Civil Rights Conference at UCSD

Title

Civil Rights Conference at UCSD

Description

We Shall Overcome: A Retrospective on the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s was the theme of an historic conference which took place Friday, April 16 and Saturday, April 17, 1982, at University of California, San Diego's Summer Auditorium. The Conference [was] the first of its kind at UCSD. . .

Dr. David L. Lewis, one of the principal organizers of the conference, along with Professor Michael E. Parrish, both of the UCSD History Department, commented that the conference's purpose was to analyze the revolution" of civil rights in the sixties while looking at our successes and failures. He said that this retrospective analysis was necessary to take a sober look at the future (Civil Rights Conference Convenes at UCSD, 1982).

Source

Civil Rights Conference Convenes at UCSD. (1982, June). People's Voice, 5(3), p4. Retrieved from http://library.ucsd.edu/dc/object/bb3891889d
Image: Civil Rights Conference Convenes at UCSD. (1982, June). People's Voice, 5(3), p4. Retrieved from http://library.ucsd.edu/dc/object/bb3891889d

Date

1982-04-16

Coverage

1960s - 1980s

Comments

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