Yohuru Williams, professor of history and chair of Black Studies at Fairfield University, is an author and nationally recognized expert on civil rights. He will discuss "The Civil Rights Movement--Then and Now" on Tuesday, Oct. 22, at 7:30 p.m. at The Westport Library.
The program is free and open to the public, and follows the Library's final screening in the afternoon of seven weeks of episodes from the award-winning documentary series "Eyes on the Prize," about the major events in the Civil Rights movement from 1954-85. The event is co-sponsored with TEAM Westport.
For more information, call 203-291-4800, or visit www.westportlibrary.org.