Howard Zinn

Friday, January 01, 1960

Undated photograph of Howard Zinn, a Boston University Professor with draft protestors at the Arlington Street Church, after marching from the Army Base. ((Photo by Ollie Noonan, Jr./The Boston Globe via Getty Images))

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Patricia Marx sits down with historian Howard Zinn to discuss his recent books, The New Abolitionist and The Southern Mystique. Zinn describes his recent experiences teaching at Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia from 1956 – 1963, and his subsequent observations on racial prejudice in the Southern United States.

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About Patricia Marx


Patricia Marx Interviews is a series of interviews done for WNYC and other stations that include talks with: Woody Allen, Dick Gregory, William Golding, General Omar Bradley, Arthur C. Clarke, David Halberstam, Bob Hope, George Balanchine and others.

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