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Art of the Civil Rights Movement in Montgomery

Saturday, July 18; 10:00 AM11:00 AM CDT

Free

Overview

Madeline Burkhardt of the Rosa Parks Museum, Dorothy Walker of the Freedom Rides Museum, Artist Bill Ford, and Curator of Education Alice Novak discuss artists’ representation of the Civil Rights Movement in Montgomery. The conversation focuses on works held by our partners’ institutions including representations of Rosa Park’s participation in the Bus Boycott (1955), the Freedom Rides (1961), and Bill Ford’s murals at the Bertha P. Williams Library, which commemorate the Selma to Montgomery March (1965).

Resources

Video

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Details

Date:
Saturday, July 18
Time:
10:00 AM–11:00 AM CDT
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts
Phone:
334.625.4333
Email:
info@mmfa.org
Website:
mmfa.org
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