Meet the Authors
ALA Unit/Subunit: ALA,UNO
Meeting Type: Meet the Authors
Cost: Included with full conference and exhibits only registration.
MEMPHIS, MARTIN AND THE MOUNTAINTOP: The Sanitation Strike of 1968
This historical fiction picture book presents the story of nine-year-old Lorraine Jackson, who in 1968 witnessed the Memphis sanitation strike -- Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final stand for justice before his assassination -- when her father, a sanitation worker, participated in the protest.