This Month’s Book Explores 60 Years of Mississippi Civil Rights History

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April Book Giveaway

Learning and education are integral parts of the Alluvial Collective’s mission. What better way to educate ourselves than via a good read? With that in mind, we launched a monthly book giveaway recommending books that inspire us to discuss and reflect.

In April, we will give away a copy of Standing Firm in the Dixie: The Freedom Struggle in Laurel, Mississippi by Derrion Arrington.

Click here to enter by April 22!

About the Book

Historian Derrion Arrington charts 60 years of civil rights history in Laurel, Mississippi through oral histories and archival research. This detailed and compelling work is the perfect addition to any cultural historian, civil rights advocate, or racial justice scholar’s library. Hear from Derrion Arrington in this upcoming CLS!

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