Ask Rosa Parks anything

Weiss, Stefanie
February 1997
NEA Today;Feb97, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p45
Features Rosa Parks with book `Dear Mrs. Parks: A Dialogue with Today's Youth.' How she was busy running the Rosa and Raymond Parks Institute for Self Development; Information provided by her favorite book; Her views about education; Her kinds of writing.


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