CIVIL RIGHTS MEMOIR

01/07/03

FREEDOM IN THE FAMILY: A MOTHER-DAUGHTER'S MEMOIR OF THE FIGHT FOR CIVIL RIGHTS. Patricia Stephens Due was a civil rights activist with CORE while attending Florida A&M University. In 1960 she participated in a landmark "jail-in" in Tallahassee. Her daughter, Tananarive Due, is a former feature writer for the Miami Herald and is currently a highly accalimed novelist. Together they've written this book, which describes the Patricia's involvement in the civil rights movement in the 1950s and 1960s as well as Tananarive's account of growing up in a politically active household.

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