Jefferson County Historical Association with guest speaker Chervis Isom
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Wednesday, April 10 at 6:30pm/reception 7-8pm meeting – Chervis Isom, “The Newspaper Boy: Coming of age in Birmingham, AL during the Civil Rights era.”
The Jefferson County Historical Association/JCHA’s featured speaker, Chervis Isom will be speaking about his memoir, “The Newspaper Boy: Coming of age in Birmingham, AL during the Civil Rights era.” Isom tells of his journey out of the Jim Crow racism of his youth in a book that documents the evolution of his life as it intersected with the historical and social events, such as the Korean War; the Cold War; McCarthyism; Jim Crow and the burgeoning Civil Rights Movement; the Civil RightsView more
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