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Reporting Civil Rights

Tuesday, August 06, 2013

Bill Kovach and Clayborne Carson discuss putting together the two-volume anthology Reporting Civil Rights and the history of the civil rights movement it tells. It brings together for the first time nearly 200 newspaper and magazine reports and book excerpts, and features 151 writers, including James Baldwin, Robert Penn Warren, David Halberstam, Lillian Smith, Gordon Parks, Murray Kempton, Ted Poston, Claude Sitton, and Anne Moody, capturing the impassioned struggle for freedom and equality that transformed America.

Guests:

Clayborne Carson and Bill Kovach

Comments [1]

Amy from Manhattan

Are the guests familiar with "Incognegro," which tells a story, set in the 1930s, that resembles Walter White's, in comic-book format & very seriously? (http://comicsworthreading.com/2008/05/22/incognegro/)

Aug. 06 2013 12:33 PM

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