Zinn Education Project: Clyde Kennard

Subject: Civil Rights Movement
Themes: Education Civil Rights 20th Century
Age groups: Middle School High School
Resource type: Websites

The Zinn Education Project has aggregated resources relating to Clyde Kennard and placed him in the context of the long Civil Rights Movement.

From the Zinn Education website's description of its Clyde Kennard profile, which includes links to articles and other materials, including the Center on Wrongful Conviction's materials on Kennard:

Kennard bravely and righteously tried to pursue higher education in Mississippi. He faced the fatal wrath of the state as a result of his efforts to challenge white supremacy. Time Periods: People's Movement: 1961 - 1974, 20th Century | Themes: Civil Rights Movements, Racism & Racial Identity | Reading Levels: Adult, High School