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Lowery, Joseph E.

Overview
Works: 33 works in 40 publications in 1 language and 390 library holdings
Genres: Documentary television programs  History  Nonfiction television programs  Historical television programs  Sources  Interviews  Sermons  Filmed interviews  Oral histories  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Interviewee, Author
Classifications: HD5325.M7, 331.8922
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This far by faith--( Visual )

2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the strike at the Delta Pride Catfish processing plant in Indianola, Mississippi, the largest strike by Afro-American workers in the history of the state of Mississippi. Shows events as they unfolded until the strike was settled in December, 1990
They were there remembering the civil rights movement( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Although many of the movers and shakers of the Civil Rights era are gone now, their names will live forever through their achievements. This NewsHour program describes the courageous actions of Rosa Parks and Hamilton Holmes and picks the brain of John Lewis about what it was like to take part in the Freedom Ride and to lead the Selma march on Bloody Sunday."--FMG site
Say it plain a century of great African-American speeches( Recording )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notable speeches by black Americans focusing on race relations
The Poverty showdown in Dallas( Visual )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Walter Williams, economist at George Mason University, and Joseph Lowery, head of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, participate in a question-and-answer debate on the causes and consequences of poverty in America. Provides insight into the relationships of poverty, racism, government, and business
Dedication of the Center for Human Rights by Joseph E Lowery( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Joseph E. Lowery addresses an audience at E.C. Glass High School on the evening of February 11, 1993. This is one of the events that occurred during the celebration of the dedication of the Martin Luther King, Jr., Center for Human Rights located in the Lynchburg Public Library
1995 National Urban Ministry Convocation, Birmingham, Al., February 2-5, 1995 by National Urban Ministry Convocation( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil Rights History Project collection( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One hundred and eight filmed oral history interviews with 136 participants in the civil rights movement in the United States and related documentation, created by the National Museum of African American History and Culture in partnership with the American Folklife Center, 2010-2013. The oral histories were conducted by historians Julian Bond, Taylor Branch, David P. Cline, Emilye Crosby, John Dittmer, Will Griffin, Hasan Kwame Jeffries, Joseph Mosnier, LaFleur Paysour, Dwandalyn Reece, Patricia Sullivan, and Kieran Walsh Taylor. Most of the interviews were filmed by John Bishop
A Small circle of friends( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This documentary on the Ku Klux Klan highlights the history of the organization in the Binghamton, New York area. Includes remarks by James W. Farrands, Imperial Wizard, Invisible Empire, Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, and Joseph Lowery, of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference
Religious reflections on the death penalty( Book )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A discussion of religious perspectives on the death penalty
Be King for a day( Visual )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Lecture in observance of the fifth annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday at Fairfield University
Beating plowshares into swords by Joseph E Lowery( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Addresses the interrelatedness of the struggle for more jobs, less discrimination, and the peace movement
Martin Luther King speaks by Joseph E Lowery( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Joseph E. Lowery interview by Joseph E Lowery( )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reflects on his early activities with the a voter registration efforts in Alabama as a student and young Methodist minister. Explains how, why, and by whom the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) was created; identifies and evaluates key SCLC personnel. Assesses SCLC's first attempt to employ nonviolent tactics in the Montgomery bus boycotts, as well as the theological rationale behind nonviolence in general. Recalls his role and that of others in the Montgomery bus boycotts, especially Martin Luther King, Jr., and Ralph Abernathy. Evaluates SCLC's campaigns against housing and employment discrimination in the North, notably Operation Breadbasket in Chicago in 1965. Cites the conditions that led to SCLC's focus on Birmingham, especially the resistance offered by police chief Bull Connor, and the development of the Birmingham Movement. Contrasts the difficulties Blacks encountered desegregating facilities in Montgomery and Birmingham with the ease of similar progress in Mobile, Ala. Gives his impressions of southern governors George Wallace of Alabama and Lester Maddox of Georgia, comparing their styles, significance, tactics, and political ambitions. Discusses the effect of Martin Luther King's death on the direction of SCLC and the civil rights movement, and offers his opinions on the conspiracy theories about King's assassination. Stresses the need for Blacks to become more involved in politics, labor organizing, welfare reform, and the anti-Vietnam War movement. Interviewer: Robert Wright. No tape available
Celebrating Martin Luther King's life as a sacrament instead of a ceremony by Joseph E Lowery( Recording )

1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hamilton Earl Holmes the legacy continues( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Chronicles the story of the first black man, Hamilton Earl Holmes, to achieve admission to the University of Georgia
Love is the only force( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A drawing of Martin Luther King, Jr. looking off to the side with his hands clasped in front of his face
A day for the dreamer( Recording )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Betty Ann Bowser's feature story on the first celebration of Martin Luther King's birthday as a national holiday examines life for African-Americans since days of civil rights movement under Dr. King's leadership. Program includes the voices of Dr. King, Joseph Lowery, and Harry Belafonte
Clayton College & State University's third annual event commemorating the achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. this year's theme The civil rights movement, yesterday, today, and tomorrow( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pt. 1. Dr. Lowery describes Martin Luther King as a dynamic activist and non-violent revolutionary. He discusses the nature and purpose of the King holiday in honoring Dr. King and assisting the nation in translating his ideals into public policy. Dr. Lowery goes on to discuss the effectiveness of the civil rights movement and the direction for the future. (1:06:30) Pt. 2. Dr. Lowery speaks informally to CCSU students about the civil rights movement and the universal quality of freedom. He tells stories to illuminate his message. (54:30)
African-Americans and politics( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Rev. Dr. Jospeh Lowery, distinguished President of Southern Christian Leadership Conference advocates "Liberation Lifestyles" for African-Americans to develop a perspective on American politics. Discussion panel follows
Black history celebration Dr. Joseph Lowery speaking on the campus of Gainesville College February 9, 1996 by Joseph E Lowery( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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