Celebrate the accomplishments of civil rights activist Medgar Evers, and Later in 1954, Evers became the first field secretary for the NAACP in.
The Autobiography of Medgar Evers is the first and only comprehensive collection of the words of slain civil rights hero Medgar Evers. Myrlie Evers-Williams, Medgar's widow, partnered with Manning Marable, one of the country's leading black scholars, to develop this book based on.
Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. In an era filled with charismatic leaders, Evers (1925–1963) came to national attention primarily as the victim of " the.