Civil Rights Champions

  • Reverend Ralph David Abernathy
  • Inez Baskin
  • Reverend Richard Boone
  • Aurelia Browder
  • St. John Dixon
  • Dorothy Frazier
  • Attorney Fred Gray
  • Attorney Thomas Gray
  • State Representative Alvin Homes
  • State Representative John Knight
  • Reverend Bernard Lee
  • Rufus Lewis
  • State Representative Thad McClammy
  • James McFadden
  • Joe L. Reed
  • Reverend Fred Reese
  • Reverend Fred Shuttlesworth

Alabama State University

Levi Watkins Library

Upcoming and Recent Programs

The 50th Anniversary of the Assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Dexter Avenue King Memorial Baptist Church

Martin Luther King, Jr. Art Exhibit Opening Reception
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 | 6 - 8 p.m.

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E.D. Nixon Institute Phase II: African Americans and the Transformative Power of the Vote

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 | 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Dunn-Oliver Acadome Banquet Room
1595 Robert C. Hatch Drive * Montgomery, AL

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The Journey to Freedom: A Mural in Eight Parts


A Visual Interpretation of African-Americans’ Struggle for Recognition as Human Beings and First-Class Citizens

Commissioned by The National Center for the Study of Civil Rights and African-American Culture at Alabama State University

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