Student Activism: Student Nonviolent Coordination Committee (SNCC)

  • Chloe WhiteEmail author
  • Nicole A. Taylor


This chapter highlights the activism of the Student Nonviolent Coordination Committee (SNCC). This chapter chronicles the work of the SNCC and its involvement in activities that led up to instrumental events such as the March on Washington and the Birmingham Campaign. The chapter also includes a critical analysis of the SNCC’s contribution to educational practices, intended to bring about social and political change to schools serving African American students.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Spelman CollegeAtlantaUSA

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