The books, articles, and films listed in the documents below are just a starting point for research on these subjects. New works of film, fiction, and scholarship are released frequently.
In 2016, the National Endowment for the Humanities provided funding for the Winter Institute to host three public forums designed to equip teachers with more tools for teaching about civil rights literacy: Civil Rights Literacy and the Past, Present, and Future of the Common Good
Click these links to see videos of the events at the Jackson and Oxford forums.
Jackson two-day workshop (will be updated soon)
Oxford one-day workshop (will be updated soon)
These websites have curricula related to civil rights, human rights, and social justice.
International Museum of Muslim Culture, Jackson MS (external link)
Mississippi Department of Education Social Studies framework, including Civil Rights Education in Mississippi (external link)
Southern History Project (external link)
Teaching for Tolerance (external link)
Zinn Education Project (external link)