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In too many ways, Rosa Parks has always been “hidden in plain sight” (p. 206). This is the central theme of Jeanne Theoharis's biography, which should forever put to rest the misperception that this formidable activist was merely too tired after a long day's work to give up her seat on a Montgomery bus. Chronicling her subject's self-described “life history of being rebellious” (p. xv), Theoharis offers an in-depth exploration of the gap—as well as its political usefulness—between Parks the icon and Parks the radical “race woman.” Only by understanding Parks's lifelong political commitments, she insists, can we discern that her “combination of steadfastness and outrage, tenacity and courage is what deserves national veneration” (p. 244).

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Theoharis declares that hers is “fundamentally a political biography” and that she aims to tell “a different story” that speaks to “broader truths about race in...

Jeanne Theoharis, political science professor at Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, talked about her book, The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks, in which she recounts the. The book covers her life’s story from childhood well beyond her refusing to get up from her seat on the public bus in Montgomery, AL on December 1, 1955. The reader learns of her early life, her education, family and her up bring by her grandparents, fo. The Rebellious Life of Mrs.

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