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This Light of Ours: Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement

Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage

  • Date Thursday, September 29, 2016 - Sunday, February 26, 2017
Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage

The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage is a lively community space that attracts students, adults and groups from the community and around the country. Devoted to diversity and tolerance, it opened in 2005 with a simple mission: to build bridges... more

Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat & Sun, 11am – 5pm; Wed, 11am – 9pm; Mon, closed

Adults $12, Seniors $10, Students (12 +) $10, Children (5 - 11) $5, Maltz Museum Members free

In the 1960s, ordinary people risked everything to achieve equality. Featuring videos, interactives and 150+ black-and-white photographs, This Light of Ours brings inequities and tensions past and present into bold relief, encouraging us all to play a role in effecting positive change.

Photo credit: ©1964 Tamio Wakayama, Courtesy CDEA

This Light of Ours: Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement


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