Title Profile & Character Information

Elizabeth and Hazel

Annotation
Who were the two fifteen-year-old girls from Little Rock—one black, one white—in one of the most unforgettable photographs of the civil rights era? From what worlds did they come? What happened to them? How did the picture affect their lives?


GenreNonFiction
History
Multicultural
Political
Sociology
Biography
TopicsCivil rights movements
Civil rights activists
Young women
Racial integration
Racism
High school students
Forgiveness
Female friendship
American history
Social conditions
Sociology
Interracial relationships
Black history
Southern women
SettingLittle Rock
Arkansas