More Arts and Life Civil Rights Stories

Baboquivari Students Take 'Life Changing' Trip to Standing Rock

High schoolers and teachers make the 1,500-mile journey to North Dakota.

William Shatner Brings his World to Tucson

Also on Arizona Spotlight: Pros & Cons of Prop 123; the latest on the state budget dealmaking; and a Tucson man plans to work his way across all 50 states.

Author: Right to Vote Still One of the Most Contested

Ari Berman will discuss 'Give Us the Ballot' at Tucson Festival of Books.

Arizona Spotlight for November 13, 2015

'Nam Jam marks 28 years of veteran brotherhood; veteran, folksinger & teacher Clyde Appleton remembered; Steven Wright takes his comedy seriously; voices form the 2015 All Souls Procession.

Doc Pieces Together Story of Migrant Found Dead in AZ Desert

“Who is Dayani Cristal?” puts Pima County on international map as it premiers across the world.

Sole Tucson LGBT Community Performance Arts Space Closing

Fluxx Studios announces 'imminent closure' by June; executive director says money reserves are gone, unable to keep up without consistent monthly donations.

Play Depicts Tragedy That Helped Ignite Civil Rights Movement

Violent 1955 murder of 14-year-old Emmett Till is now a one-act play currently onstage at the Tucson Symphony Center.

Sundance Institute to Release UA Filmmaker's Project

Documentary focuses on aftermath of 1992 Los Angeles riots linked to Rodney King-LA police case.

40 Years of Chronicling Gay Experience

Novelist, essayist Edmund White visits Tucson, to discuss career, latest writings.

Artist Inspired to Participate in Immigration Debate

'I care about that because my parents were migrants'

Facts About Civil Rights Era for Young Readers

Author Larry Dane Brimner discusses why he chooses challenges

Historic African-American Celebration in Tucson

Local residents prepare for 42nd Annual Juneteenth Festival

For Young Readers: The Facts About Civil Rights Movement

Tucson author Larry Dane Brimner discusses his latest book, 'Black & White'

Web Feature: "A Mountaintop Experience"

Freedom Rider Jim Zwerg tells his story of struggle and sacrifice for civil rights

Web Feature: A Civil Rights Legacy

In life, and now in death, one reverend helps shape Tucson’s struggle for equality

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