New Perspectives on the Movement for Civil Rights in New York City, 1945-1970
October 6, 1:30 PM-3:30 PM

Chair
Venus Green, City College, City University of New York

The Left and the Struggle for Negro Rights in Post World War II New York City
Martha Biondi, Assistant Professor, African American Studies, Northwestern University

"Drive Awhile for Freedom" : Brooklyn CORE and the 1964 World's Fair Stall-In
Brian Purnell, PhD Candidate, U. S. and African American History, New York University

Radicalism in the Late 1960s: A Chapter in the History of the Young Lords
Johanna Fernandez, PhD Candidate, History, Columbia University

Comment
Clarence Taylor, Professor, History and African-New World Studies, Florida International University

   
Location: Graduate Center City University of New York 365 Fifth Avenue, between 34th & 35th Streets
Notes: This event is part of the Gotham History Festival.