Professor Kimberely Mangun to speak on Emory Jackson Research
Dr. Kimberely Mangun will speak on her ten years of research studying the Birmingham World editor Emory Jackson at the Seventeenth Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Lecture presented by the Birmingham Public Library and the Birmingham Association of Black Journalists. She spent ten years research the life of Emory Jackson, compiling it in her book, "Editor Emory O. Jackson, the Birmingham World, and the Fight for Civil Rights in Alabama, 1940–1975." Her work was also extensively covered by the Birmingham Times. For the full profile, click here.