Leffler, Warren K, photographer. Fannie Lou Hamer, Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party delegate, at the Democratic National Convention, Atlantic City, New Jersey, August/ WKL. Atlantic City New Jersey, 1964. Library of Congress, LC-DIG-ppmsc-01267.

Saturday Webinar: Fannie Lou Hamer

ByJeremy Gypton
On March 10, 2021

Our April Saturday Webinar was about 20th Century American social and political activist and reformer Fannie Lou Hamer. This program took place on 10 April 2021 at 11am ET.


  • Dr. Chris Burkett, Ashland University
  • Dr. Sarah Beth Kitch, University of Missouri
  • Dr. Jay Green, Covenant College

Suggested Readings:

Readings and Resources Mentioned in the Live Program:


The Market Revolution and (The Myth of?) Free Labor


Historical Reads: Patton's Third Army Crosses the Rhine

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