Glenn Eskew Extended Interview

“Sixteenth Street Church had unwillingly come into the civil rights movement and was quick to exit the movement—and yet in many ways it becomes the symbol of the movement in Birmingham—so much so that following the dynamite blast, many of its members leave.” Watch more of our interview with Glenn Eskew, professor of history at Georgia State University in Atlanta and author of the book “But for Birmingham: The Local and National Movements in the Civil Rights Struggle.”