In My Place
The award-winning correspondent for the MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour gives a moment-by-moment account of her walk into history when, as a 19-year-old, she challenged Southern law--and Southern violence--to become the first black woman to attend the University of Georgia. A powrful act of witness to the brutal realities of segregation.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mahallett - LibraryThing
Well describes her loneliness at university in Georgia. There were just 2 blacks. Her black schooling perhaps didn't prepare her. She was good friends with Calvin trilling. She has a great smile. Read full review
IN MY PLACEUser Review - Kirkus
From the national correspondent for PBS's MacNeil-Lehrer Newshour: a moving memoir of her youth in the Deep South and her role in desegregating the Univ. of Georgia. The eldest daughter of an army ... Read full review
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