Karen Jo Koonan

Material Information

Title:
Karen Jo Koonan
Physical Description:
Oral history interview
Language:
English
Creator:
Karen Jo Koonan ( Interviewee )
Paul Ortiz ( Interviewer )
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Oral history
Civil rights movement—Mississippi—History—20th century
Genre:
Temporal Coverage:
1964 - 2004
Spatial Coverage:
United States of America -- Mississippi

Notes

Subject:
Koonan talks about her involvement in the Freedom Summer Project, where she taught African Dance at the Freedom School. She also talks about writing for The Movement, the SNCC newspaper and the newspaper's role in publicizing the Civil Rights Movement agenda and events. People mentioned include: Jim Dann, Irene Magruder, Charlie Scattergood and Pearl Primus. Organizations include: SNCC, the FBI and SDS.

Record Information

Source Institution:
UF Samuel Proctor Oral History Program
Holding Location:
UF Samuel Proctor Oral History Program
Rights Management:
All rights reserved by the submitter.
Resource Identifier:
spohp - MFP 030
System ID:
AA00020242:00001


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