Texas Book Festival


Phillip Hoose, recipient of the National Book Award for “Claudette Colvin: Twice Towards Justice,” speaks during the 15th annual Texas Book Festival on Saturday. The book accounts the story of 15-year-old Colvin who, during the Jim Crow era of segregation, refused to give her seat to a white women months before Rosa Parks. Colvin remained hidden from history for many years.

Danielle Villasana | The Daily Texan

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