In Our Lives
from Little Rock Central High School, 1957-1959
Ralph Brodie and Marvin Schwartz
the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies, a division
of the Central Arkansas Library System
Now Available through
the University of Arkansas Press, Inc.
in Our Lives (ISBN:978-0-9708574-7-7 PB and ISBN:
978-0-9708574-8-4 HB) can also be purchased
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Central In Our Lives is the story of how
students at Central High School experienced the
historic desegregation of the school in 1957.
The story is told through student voices and
offers a participant's involvement by the people
who were there and who personally experienced the
events. The book tells what the students did
to support school desegregation, the consequences
paid for those actions, and what they were unable
to do at the time. The book identifies the
educators, family members, and ministers that
influenced the students' actions to do what was
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