Recy Taylor, a 24-year-old black mother and sharecropper, was gang raped by six white boys in 1944 Alabama. Common in Jim Crow South, few women spoke up in fear for their lives. Not Recy Taylor, who bravely identified her rapists.
Film to be followed by a Q&A
Associate Professor, Department of African American Studies & Department of History | Interim Director, African American Cultural Center | The University of Illinois at Chicago
Dr. Eliezer Jones
Head of School, Akiba Schecter and Doctor of Clinical Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology in Los Angeles where he worked with children, adolescents and families.