Columbia Revolt

Title

Columbia Revolt

Subject

New Left

Description

"In May 1968, the students of Columbia University went on strike after the administrators repeatedly ignored their demand for open discussion of the university's involvement in racist policies, exploitation of the surrounding community of Harlem. This is the story of our first major student revolt, told from inside the liberated buildings." (Roz Payne Archives)

Creator

Newsreel Films

Source

Kit • Parker Films - YouTube

Publisher

Center for Digital Research in the Humanities, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

Date

1968

Format

film

Original Format

newsreel

Duration

50 minutes

Collection

Citation

Newsreel Films, “Columbia Revolt,” Roz Payne Sixties Archive, accessed October 28, 2020, https://rozsixties.unl.edu/items/show/833.

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