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Episode
Commentary of a Black Southern Bus Rider / Rosa Parks
Contributing Organization
Pacifica Radio Archives (North Hollywood, California)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/28-kw57d2qp45
Description
Rosa Parks discusses her refusal on December 1, 1955, to give up a seat on a Montgomery, Alabama bus to a white man and the resulting boycott that ensued, which was in progress at the time of this interview. The Montgomery bus boycott is widely considered to be one of the key moments of the civil rights movement.
Created
1956-04-00
Created
1962-12-20
Genres
Interview
Topics
Social Issues
Race and Ethnicity
Public Affairs
Subjects
Parks, Rosa, 1913-2005; Roger, Sidney; Protests, demonstrations, vigils, etc. -- Montgomery (Ala.); African Americans--Civil rights--History
Creator
KPFA, Producing Organization
Contributor
Parks, Rosa, Interviewee
Roger, Sidney, Interviewer
Media type
Sound
Duration
0:16:04
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Citation
Chicago: “Commentary of a Black Southern Bus Rider / Rosa Parks,” 1956-04-00, Pacifica Radio Archives, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed July 19, 2018, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_28-kw57d2qp45.
MLA: “Commentary of a Black Southern Bus Rider / Rosa Parks.” 1956-04-00. Pacifica Radio Archives, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. July 19, 2018. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_28-kw57d2qp45>.
APA: Commentary of a Black Southern Bus Rider / Rosa Parks. Boston, MA: Pacifica Radio Archives, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_28-kw57d2qp45