We Shall Overcome:
Spirituals & Social Justice
Baritone Eddie Pleasant
Pianist Sue Anderson
Friday, April 13th 7:30 pm
FREE reception to follow concert
Presented as part of
Harrison Public Library's
One Book-One Community Event:
Mark Kurlansky's 1968:
The Year That Rocked the World
Library Community Concerts at the Saints presents
Performing the spirituals of the Civil Rights Movement,
Baritone Edward Pleasant explores the power of music in times of great social upheaval.
Come experience the music which encouraged and galvanized people to overcome social injustice in the face of seemingly insurmountable obstacles.