Stories of Struggle
Joanne Blackmon Bland
Friday, May 1 - Saturday, May 2
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During her lifetime Joanne Bland has been a witness and participant in some of our nation’s most consequential civil rights battles. She began her civil rights activism in the early 60s. The Student Non-Violent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) activists organized Bland and other area children and teenagers to participate in the civil rights movement.