Freedom Rides Background
Here are a number of links to items related to my experiences including publications, images, interviews, and a PowerPoint presentation I developed.
- Here is a two-part podcast, hosted by Jerry Springer, in which we explored the songs which sustained Freedom Riders when we were imprisoned in Parchman Penitentiary. Part One. Part Two
- Here is a video of a Public Television interview from WCET, hosted by Barbara Keller of my participation in the freedom rides.
- List of songs sung in the Maximum Security Unit, Parchman Penitentiary, Mississippi, 1961
- YouTube list of Songs Sung by Freedom Riders, Parchman Penitentiary
- Flyer promoting European Tour, March 2015: I delivered talks in Europe on the history of the Freedom Rides in the Southern US, and my participation in them.
- Freedom Ride Presentation, Medical School Black History Month Celebration, 9 February 2017
Freedom Ride “Chapters”
Please excuse the fact that these chapters are not in chronological sequence. These pages have been transferred over from my original website, and I am still learning the ropes on wordpress.
50th Year Reunion of Freedom Riders, Photos
I have been called to task (correctly, I might add) for not always crediting the photographers who have taken these images of the Freedom Rides. I am eager to give credit to these individuals; if you happen to know who took the pictures I have posted, please contact me.