Lowell Lecture

Civil Rights and the Black Power Movement

Date & Time

Nov. 18, 2014


John F. Kennedy Library
Columbia Point Boston, MA 02125
Driving Directions


Peniel Joseph, John Stauffer, Elaine Jones

Presenting Organization

John F. Kennedy Library



Tufts Professor Peniel Joseph, author of Stokely: A Life; Harvard Professor John Stauffer, author of Giants: The Parallel Lives of Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln; and civil rights activist Elaine Jones discuss the civil rights challenges facing the nation in 1964 and beyond, which led to the rise of the Black Power movement.