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Ready from Within

Septima Clark & the Civil Rights Movement, A First Person Narrative

Septima Poinsette Clark

Septima Clarke played one of the most essential, but little-recognized roles in the Civil Rights Movement. Born in 1898 in Charleston, South Carolina, she was a public school teacher until 1956, when she was dismissed for refusing to disavow her membership in the National Association for the advancement of Colored People. Subsequently, she worked f...
Publish Date
1990-06-01T00:00:00.000Z
1990-06-01T00:00:00.000Z
Goodreads rating
4.3
ISBN
9780865431744
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
2019-01-21T20:15:31.000Z
I also recommend Katherine Charon’s “Freedom’s Teacher: The Life of Septima Clark” And Clark’s memoir “Ready From Within.”      source