New Forms of Activism - 1:30-3:00 pm
2007 Spring Fellowship Conference
R. Drew Smith,
May 10, 2007
1:30PM - 1:30PM (EDT)
Larycia Hawkins, University of Oklahoma
"Follow the Civil Rights Road: Black Capture Meets the Faith-Based and Community Initiative"
Mentor: R. Drew Smith, Morehouse College Scholar-in-Residence
Katie Otis, University of North Carolina
"'Kindly Give this Letter Your Personal Attention': Reexamining the Senior Power Movement Through Floridian Bifocals: Retirees' Mid-Twentieth-Century Correspondence with Congressman Claude Pepper and Senator George Smathers"
Mentor: Andy Achenbaum, University of Houston Professor of History
Moderated by: Claudrena Harold, University of Virginia Professor of History