Dr. Wilma Mosley Clopton is a guest speaker at the “Standing on My Sisters’ Shoulders” film screening and discussion on April 3 from 3-5 p.m. at Tougaloo College in the Bennie G. Thompson Center. The event is part of the 2016 Veterans of the Mississippi Civil Rights Movement Conference that begins on March 30. From Veterans … Continue reading “Standing on My Sisters’ Shoulders” Film Screening and Discussion on April 3
The screening of “Elport Chess and the Lanier High School Bus Boycott of 1947” took place at Lanier High School. Elport Chess’ surviving family members and classmates were in attendance.
Join us to view the documentary film, “Elport Chess and the Lanier High School Bus Boycott of 1947”, which salutes the brave efforts of Elport Chess and the Lanier class of 1947-’48. Dr. Wilma E. Mosley Clopton of NMHS Unlimited received the 2015 Emerging Filmmaker Award from the Mississippi Film and Video Alliance to support … Continue reading Elport Chess Documentary Screening Details