Between remembrance and repair : commemorating racial violence in Philadelphia, Mississippi (Book, 2020) [WorldCat.org]
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Between remembrance and repair : commemorating racial violence in Philadelphia, Mississippi

Author: Claire Whitlinger
Publisher: Chapel Hill, N.C. : The University of North Carolina Press. copyright. 2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Few places are more notorious for civil rights-era violence than Philadelphia, Mississippi, the site of the 1964 "Mississippi Burning" murders. Yet in a striking turn of events, Philadelphia has become a beacon in Mississippi's racial reckoning in the decades since. Claire Whitlinger investigates how this community came to acknowledge its past, offering significant insight into the social impacts of commemoration.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Claire Whitlinger
ISBN: 9781469656328 1469656329 9781469656335 1469656337
OCLC Number: 1231455596
Description: 1 vol. (xviii, 284 pages) : illustrations. ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Claire Whitlinger.

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Few places are more notorious for civil rights-era violence than Philadelphia, Mississippi. Yet in a striking turn of events, Philadelphia has become a beacon in Mississippi's racial reckoning.  Read more...

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