Oral history interview with Jibreel Khazan

Oral history interview with Jibreel Khazan

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Creator:Khazan, Jibreel, 1941-
Title:Oral history interview with Jibreel Khazan
Date:1980 Dec. 4

Oral history in which Jibreel Khazan discusses the objectives and strategies of the demonstrations of 1960-1963, including the circumstances of the February 1960 sit-ins at Kress and Woolworth and subsequent negotiations. He also describes his involvement in student government at A&T and in the local chapter of CORE, and provides details about the group's history, leaders, and actions. Other subjects include the role of Jesse Jackson, desegregation of the Hot Shoppes, incarceration of protesters at the polio hospital, and Bennett College.

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Subjects:Khazan, Jibreel, 1941- | Jackson, Jesse, 1941- | Civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | African American civil rights workers--North Carolina--Greensboro | African American college students--North Carolina--Greensboro | College students--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights movements--North Carolina--Greensboro | Civil rights demonstrations--North Carolina--Greensboro | Sit-ins--North Carolina--Greensboro | North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University | African American universities and colleges--North Carolina--Greensboro | Congress of Racial Equality | Bennett College (Greensboro, N.C.) | Arrest--North Carolina--Greensboro | Greensboro (N.C.) | Guilford County (N.C.)
Institution:University of North Carolina at Greensboro's University Libraries
Contributors:University of North Carolina at Greensboro. University Libraries
Online Publisher:Greensboro, N.C. : University Libraries, University of North Carolina at Greensboro | 2006
Original Material:

Greensboro Public Library Oral History Project, Greensboro Public Library

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Forms part of online collection: Greensboro Voices.

Persistent Link to Item:http://library.uncg.edu/dp/crg/oralHistItem.aspx?i=535