Stokely Carmichael
(June 29, 1941 - November 15, 1998)
Stokely Carmichael and H. Rap Brown Interview
Runtime: 3 min 52 sec
Vanderbilt University Archives, file #410
Stokely Carmichael a.k.a. Kwame Ture was a Trinidadian-American active in the Civil Rights movement. Carmichael was the first leader of SNCC, the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, and a subsequent leader of the Black Panther party. Carmichael spoke at IMPACT 1967. H. Rap Brown a.k.a. Hubert Gerold Brown and Jamil Abdullah Al-Amin (born October 4, 1943) served as chairman of SNCC, the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee. His video here is from an interview conducted with Stokely Carmichael in Nashville on May 30, 1967. Here, both men address claims of a conspiracy to provoke riots in Nashville as reported in The Nashville Banner.