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October 22, 2013, “Stetson Kennedy: Re-Imagining Justice in the 21st Century” Panel Event

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September 17-22, Sixth Annual Mississippi Delta Research Trip

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The Perennial Racial Divide: Two Steps Forward, One Step Back with Stephen Steinberg for 2013-2014 Civil Society Speaker Series, 8/15 at 5:30 p.m.

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Delta Research Trip

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Mississippi Freedom Project (MFP)

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UF students travel to interview veterans of 1964 Freedom Summer

“UF students travel to interview veterans of 1964 Freedom Summer,” by Jeff Schweers, The Gainesville Sun, June 27, 2014. The Samuel Proctor Oral History Program returned to the Mississippi Delta and traveled to Natchez for the 50th anniversary reunion of Freedom Summer with the Sunflower County Civil Rights Organization June 23-29, 2014. Students and staff conducted 35+ […]


Mississippi Summer of 1964: A Santa Clara County judge recalls voting rights struggle

“Mississippi Summer of 1964: A Santa Clara County judge recalls voting rights struggle,” San Jose Mercury News, by Len Edwards, June 19, 2014. In the summer of 1964, Len Edwards, then a law student at the University of Chicago, traveled to Mississippi to participate in voter registration efforts in the Delta area. He lived in Ruleville next […]


MFP Resources

Research portals below connect to segments of the Mississippi Freedom Project archive, including 100+ oral history interviews that have been conducted during the past 10 years, as well as documentary films, scholar and activist panels, student-produced research discussions, podcasts, and community organizing workshops. Oral History Interviews at University Digital Collections The Mississippi Freedom Project research […]

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March 12, 2014, “The Florida Civil Rights Struggle: Past & Present”

March 12, 2014, “The Florida Civil Rights Struggle: Past & Present” panel discussion By Emily Nyren, Intern alumni and Volunteer Event Press Release (PDF) In the News: “UF students get immersed in the history of civil rights,” The Gainesville Sun, by Jeff Schweers, March 10, 2014, and “Several give stark accounts of segregation-era racism,” The Gainesville Sun, by Jeff […]