North Little Rock Events

Civil Rights Panel Discussion
February 8, 2018
6:00 pm

Moderator Janis F. Kearney will lead a discussion between Arkansas education and civil rights leader Annie Abrams, Little Rock Nine member and author Elizabeth Eckford, and Dr. Sybil Jordan Hampton, former President of the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation and member of the second class of African American students entering Central High School in 1959.

Panelists will discuss their memories of the iconic civil rights struggle in Little Rock, their assessment of the status of civil rights today, and their projections for the future for civil rights in America as well as Arkansas.

Elizabeth Eckford and Janis F. Kearney will have a book signing following the presentation.

FREE and open to the public.

UA-Pulaski Tech: The Center for Humanities and Arts
3000 W Scenic Drive, North Little Rock
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