A. Philip Randolph: The 1941 and 1963 March on Washington

Saturday, August 31, 2013 - 1 p.m.

RaldophIn celebration of the March on Washington, join us for a thought-provoking lecture, "The Unfinished Task of Emancipation: A. Philip Randolph and the Marches on Washington, 1941 and 1963," by Dr. Eric Arnesen, Professor of History, George Washington University.

Dr. Arnesen, a noted expert on race, labor, politics and civil rights, is the author of the 2001 volume, Brotherhoods of Color: Black Railroad Workers and the Struggle for Equality. 

His current project focuses on civil rights and labor leader A. Philip Randolph, captured in the picture.