The Murder of Emmett Till

It's been 50 years since the brutal murder of Emmett Louis Till, a fourteen-year-old black Chicago youth who was slain in Money, Mississippi, in 1955. On July 14, the Library will hold a screening and discussion of the PBS American Experience documentary The Murder of Emmett Till. More library materials on Emmett Till.

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For what it's worth, during the program last week, Professor Michael Homel recommended "A Death in the Delta" by Stephen Whitfield.