American Experience

Mark Levy - "The Teacher"

Clip: Season 26 Episode 6 | 5m 20s | Video has closed captioning.

Upon arrival at Antioch University in 1957, Mark Levy quickly became involved in the civil rights movement, and later at Queens College he met Freedom Summer organizers, who recruited Levy and his wife to head up one of the Freedom Schools in Meridian, MS. Levy's photos of that summer seeded a large collection at Queens College, where he is also committed to sharing the story of Freedom Summer.

Aired: 06/24/14

Rating: NR

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