Bookmark this page and sign up for our email list, so that you can stay up to date with The Beth El Civil Rights Experience. Through the rest of 2021, and into 2022, we’ll post new materials and updates, such as information on how to take our TravelStorys walking tour, or drop by our Visitor’s Site and view our film on Jewish Birmingham and Civil Rights. We’ll also update you on programs and other educational and engagement opportunities.

Check out select recorded features from our Tirdof programming series on Civil Rights Past and Present. We will continue to post recorded programs on this YouTube playlist.

You can see what we have coming up here or on the TBE calendar!

You can get excited about your upcoming TravelStorys tour on Jewish Birmingham and Civil Rights by engaging with existing tours on their online platform!


Book Recommendations

  • Fight Against Fear: Southern Jews and Black Civil RightsClive Webb
  • Carry Me Home: Birmingham, Alabama: The Climatic Struggle of the Civil Rights RevolutionDiane McWhorter
  • Going South: Jewish Women in the Civil Rights MovementDeborah Schultz
  • The Price of Whiteness: Jews, Race and American IdentityEric Goldstein
  • Quiet Voices: Southern Rabbis and Black Civil Rights, 1880s to 1980sMark Bauman and Berkely Kalin
  • Birmingham Foot Soldiers: Voices From the Civil Rights Movement – Nick Patterson

Other Resources