Fellows' Presentation

Race and Resistance: The Lasting Legacy of the Black Power Movement

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Part of the 2015–2016 Fellows' Presentation Series

Lecture by Joyce M. Bell RI '16

At Radcliffe, Bell will work on her second book, Black Power Lawyers: Unique and Unorthodox Methods, to be published by Oxford University Press. Utilizing archival sources, oral history interviews, legal analysis, and secondary sources, the book offers an organizational history of the National Conference of Black Lawyers and assesses the impact of the Black Power movement on the organization as well as the lawyers within it.