Angela Davis speech: "Coalition Building" at Progressive Baptist Church in Santa Cruz, California, ca.1995. Digital
Scope and Contents
Davis discusses the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, activist organizations, the campaign against affirmative action, media representation and racism, Rodney King, conservatism people of color, political issues and party affiliation, sustained activism, the ineffectiveness of single issue campaigns, three-strikes laws, the expansion of the prison industry, criminalization of black men, and capitalism. Includes audience announcements and audience question and answer session.
- Majority of material found within 1968-2006
Language of Materials
Materials in English.
Access. Collection is open for research. Folders #6.6, 15.6, 18.7, 57.6 and 57.7 are closed until 2046, as specified in the agreement between Angela Y. Davis and the Schlesinger Library.
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Extent129.25 linear feet ((195 + 1/2 file boxes, 5 folio boxes, 14 folio+ boxes, 8 oversize boxes, 3 supersize boxes) plus 3 supersize folders, 120 photograph folders, 16 folio photograph folders, 10 folio+ photograph folders, 642 slides, 147 audiotapes, 65 videotapes, 12 CDs, 38 DVDs, 2 motion pictures, 5 phonograph records)
7.92 Megabytes (1 file)
Collection stored off site: researchers must request access 36 hours before use.
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