Pamela Newkirk

Published On


Page Range

pp. 243-246

Print Length

3 pages

21. Fredi’s Migration?: Washington’s Forgotten War on Hollywood

Pamela Newkirk’s ‘Fredi’s Migration: Washington’s Forgotten War on Hollywood’ is a revelatory account on this overlooked actress who was one of Hollywood’s and Broadway’s pioneering African-American leading ladies. Newkirk highlights aspects of her noteworthy civil rights activism in the United States and abroad.