Bond to present history of the movement through music

Item by Chris Graham

University of Virginia professor and former national NAACP chairman Julian Bond will present a look at the civil-rights movement through the sounds of music.
“Crossing the Color Line” looks at the movement through a history of American music.
The event is scheduled for Sept. 4 at 7 p.m. at Buford Middle School in Charlottesville.
Admission to the event is free.

uva basketball team of destiny
Team of Destiny: Inside Virginia Basketball’s Run to the 2019 National Championship, by Jerry Ratcliffe and Chris Graham, is now available at a special pre-sale discounted price of $20. The book is expected to ship by May 15, 2019, and expected to retail for $25.
Pre-order for $20: click here.

The book, with additional reporting by Scott Ratcliffe and Zach Pereles, will take you from the aftermath of the stunning first-round loss to UMBC in 2018, and how coach Tony Bennett and his team used that loss as the source of strength, through to the ACC regular-season championship, the run to the Final Four, and the thrilling overtime win over Texas Tech to win the 2019 national title, the first in school history.
augusta free press

Shop Google


%d bloggers like this: