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The Civil Rights Movement: Grass Roots Perspectives
Robert Korstad, Duke University

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Honoring Civil Rights Movement Veterans: "Write That I" Poetry (Course or Curricular Material)
Title: Honoring Civil Rights Movement Veterans: "Write That I" Poetry
Author: Teachers in the NEH 2018 summer institute
Abstract: These poems are by classroom teachers in the 2018 National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Teacher Institute, “The Civil Rights Movement: Grassroots Perspectives from 1940-1980.” The institute was hosted by the Duke University Franklin Humanities Institute, in collaboration with the SNCC Legacy Project and Teaching for Change. The people honored by the poetry are veterans of the Civil Rights Movement. The authors learned about their work from SNCC Digital (, the website, and additional resources shared during the institute.
Year: 2018
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Primary URL Description: The poetry collection was posted for access by the teacher participants and others.
Audience: General Public