Bond to present history of the movement through music

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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.

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