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Maxine Crump to Moderate Civil Rights Film Discussion

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To commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, on Tuesday, January 21, LSU Libraries is hosting two events at Hill Memorial Library to kick start the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) grant funded film-based program, Created Equal: America’s Civil Rights

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Reverend T.J. Jemison, Baton Rouge Civil Rights Advocate, Remembered

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The Reverend Theodore Judson “T.J.” Jemison, civil rights advocate and one of the prime leaders of the Baton Rouge Bus Boycott, passed away on November 15, 2013, at the age of 95.   Rev. Jemison came to Baton Rouge in 1949

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