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Telling the Untold Stories: The Civil Rights Documentaries of Journalist Steve Crump

February 16 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for an evening with acclaimed journalist and documentary film producer Steve Crump in conversation with WIS Anchor Judi Gatson. Register here.
In his more than 40 year career, Steve Crump has covered some of the most critical news events of our time as well as producing numerous documentaries on the Civil Rights Movement. He has covered moments and figures including Congressman John Lewis; the Orangeburg Massacre; school desegregation; Rock Hill’s sit in demonstrators, the “Friendship Nine”; and Columbia’s Sarah Mae Flemming, who protested bus segregation 17 months before Rosa Parks.
As he, with his wife Cathy, prepares to donate his rich collection of films, papers, and interviews to University of South Carolina Libraries, join us as we preview some of this amazing material and hear from him about his extraordinary career.


February 16
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm