Colored: The Unsung Life of Claudette Colvin

Colored: The Unsung Life of Claudette Colvin

Colored: The Unsung Life of Claudette Colvin

Status:
Completed

Alternate name:
Colored: The Unsung Life of Claudette Colvin 2019

Released:
2019

Author:
Emilie Plateau

Genres:
Graphic Novels

Summary

A few months before Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a segregated bus in Montgomery, Alabama, kicking off the U.S. civil rights movement, making headlines around he world and becoming an enduring symbol of the fight for dignity and equality, another young black woman refused to give up her seat on a segregated bus in Montgomery, Alabama. She was the wrong person at the right time, and so History did not choose her. Her name was Claudette Colvin and this is her story.