Jane Stembridge

Civil Rights LeadersDirect Non-Violent Action

Jane Stembridge
Organizer, Poet, Lover, Revolutionary
Mississippi Delta, Tougaloo, MS

A proponent of freedom, dignity and respect for all humanity, this native white southerner was an original staff member of SNCC and took an active role during Mississippi Summer of 1964. In poetic form and in her life, she still seeks to address the struggles of humankind to understand, appreciate and accept difference, as one of the ways to be free and human