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Bevel, James L. (James Luther) 1936-2008

Overview
Works: 25 works in 28 publications in 1 language and 116 library holdings
Genres: Songs and music  History  Documentary films  Oral histories  Interviews  Internet videos  Biography  Sources  Archives  Nonfiction radio programs 
Roles: Author, Interviewee
Classifications: F444.N257, 973.0496073
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by James L Bevel
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Reverend James Bevel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Civil rights activist Reverend James Bevel was born on October 19, 1936 in Itta Bena, Mississippi. Bevel attended the American Baptist Theological Seminary in Nashville and joined the Southern Christian Leadership Conference. In 1960, Bevel organized sit-ins at Nashville's segregated lunch counters. In 1963, in Birmingham, Alabama, Bevel led black children against Commissioner Bull Connor's fire hoses and police dogs. International media coverage swayed public opinion in favor of desegregation. Bevel helped conceive the March on Washington in 1963 and the Selma to Montgomery marches in 1965. Bevel left SCLC in 1969 to create the Making of a Man Clinic. He also founded Students for Education and Economic Development. In 1992, Bevel ran for vice president on a ticket with Lyndon LaRouche. Bevel served as pastor of the Hebraic-Christian-Islamic Assembly in Chicago and on the boards of numerous social organizations. Bevel passed away on December 19, 2008 at the age of seventy-two
The historymakers talking truth. Faith( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russell Simmons higher self series. This second volume centers on the importance of faith in both oneself and a higher being to achieve the impossible. Through a series of real-life stories and experiences, explore the strength of faith
A New black consciousness : (1966-1968)( Recording )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

James Bevel on black power by James L Bevel( Recording )

2 editions published between 1966 and 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Reverend James Bevel of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference tells about his philosophy of non-violence
National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam records by National Mobilization Committee to End the War in Vietnam( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scattered minutes and correspondence, memoranda, position papers, press releases, mailings, telegrams and mail from foreign supporters, leaflets, clippings, sound recordings, and subject files covering Vietnam Summer, Peace Torch Marathon (1967), Students for a Democratic Society, and various aspects of black liberation; together with statements, narratives, bulletins, and photos from North Vietnam. Correspondents include James Bevel, Peter Buch, Rennie Davis, Kipp Dawson, David Dellinger, Robert Greenblatt, Sidney Lens, A.J. Muste, Sidney M. Peck, Beverly Sterner, Susan Sutheim, and Willard Uphaus
[Birmingham : a testament of non-violence]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Birmingham : a testament of non-violence," in six parts narrated by Jack D. Summerfield and Walter Nixon of WRVR in New York. Part 1, "A happy day in Birmingham" features speeches by Southern Christian Leadership Conference founders Martin Luther King Jr., Ralph Abernathy, and other civil rights leaders declaring the "end of segregation" in Birmingham during a campaign to end the city's discriminatory laws. Part 2, "The Klan, two bombs and a riot" features a KKK rally proceedings and interviews with Klan leaders as well as speeches by pastor A.D. King following bombings in the city and resulting riots. Part 3, "Mothers' Day 1963" includes responses from local clergy decrying the violence of the last few days. Part 4, "Back to school in Birmingham" features minors talking about their experience in being arrested and abused by police. Part 5, "Keep Birmingham Southern" features white southerners including Birmingham mayor Art Hanes reacting to integration efforts. Part 6, "Blacks and Whites together" details the successes of integration in Birmingham and includes civil rights leaders encouraging a continuing fight for civil rights in Alabama and in the whole United States
On Black power( Recording )

1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Reverend James Bevel of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference tells audience about his philosophy of non-violence, the difference between non-violence and un-violence, and concludes that "violence is good in overthrowing a tyrant, but violence is never good in getting rid of tyranny."
Report from the south by James L Bevel( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Speech by Bevel, of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, telling black Americans that violence will destroy the "movement."
A new Black consciousness( Recording )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Presents the differing views of Black leaders on the Black power movement and the struggle for equal rights in America. Stokely Carmichael and Malcolm X held that the only way to obtain freedom was to follow the militant-separatist views held by Elijah Muhammad, while writer James Baldwin and the Rev. James Bevel embraced the more moderate, nonviolent views of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr
[Speeches at the Million Man March, a gathering of social activists, en masse, held on and around the National Mall in Washington, D.C.] by Million Man March( Recording )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Million Man March, a gathering of social activists, en masse, held on and around the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Speakers include: Reverend Willie Wilson, Ismael Mohammud, Reverend Al Sampson, Bubakar Joseph Indonia from Senegal with translation by William Benjamin, Senator Aldenberg M. Ryan, Kurt L. Schmoke, Gordon Bush, Dennis Archer, Christopher Barry, Marrion S. Barry Jr., Bob Laund, Dr. Comrad Worrill, Rock Newman, Jowanza Conjufu, Pastor Henry Hardy, Dr. Ali Mohammed, Kwase Enfume, and Gus Savage. Women speakers: Conra Masters Barry, Betty Chavis, Tinera Muhammed, Rosa Parks, Dr. Dorothy I. Height, Queen Mother Moore, Maya Angelou, Faye Williams. Children speakers: Amende Baptist, Tiffany Mayo, Milton Boyd, Bashiri Wilson. Concluding speakers: Al Sharpton, Rasoul Muhammad, Leonard Muhammed, Reverend Jesse Jackson, Haki Madhubuti, Dr. Maulana Karenga, Reverend James Bevel, Benjamin Chavis, Mustafa Farrakhan
James Luther Bevel collection( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection includes questionnaires, speeches, a reprint, and a newsletter pertaining to the nonviolent philosophy of James Bevel
Nashville sit-in story : songs & scenes of Nashville lunch counter desegregation by Guy Carawan( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
James Bevel 1960s Civil Rights Movement Leader

James Bevel Amerikaans politicus (1936-2008)

Джеймс Бевел

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जेम्स बेवेल 1960 के नागरिक अधिकार आंदोलन नेता

জেমস বেভেল ১৯৬০এর নাগরিক আন্দোলনের নেতা

జేమ్స్ బెవెల్ 1960 మానవ హక్కుల ఉద్యమ నాయకుడు

ಜೇಮ್ಸ್ ಬೆವೆಲ್ 1960 ರ ನಾಗರಿಕ ಹಕ್ಕುಗಳ ಚಳವಳಿ ನಾಯಕ

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Languages
English (28)