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Freedom's Teacher

The Life of Septima Clark

Katherine Mellen Charron

In the mid-1950s, Septima Poinsette Clark (1898-1987), a former public school teacher, developed a citizenship training program that enabled thousands of African Americans to register to vote and then to link the power of the ballot to concrete strategies for individual and communal empowerment. In this vibrantly written biography, Katherine Charro...
Publish Date
2012
February 1
First Published in 2009
Goodreads rating
4.45
ISBN
9780807872222
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Jan 21, 2019
I also recommend Katherine Charon’s “Freedom’s Teacher: The Life of Septima Clark” And Clark’s memoir “Ready From Within.”      source