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The Sit-Ins at 50

Jan.14.2010

book talk and signing

Andrew's Latest Blogs

Jan.31.2010 - 11:56 pm
Here's a link to an op/ed I wrote on the 50th anniversary of the sit-ins:  http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/commentary/la-oe-lewis31-2010jan31,0,7040075.story  The first and...
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Jan.31.2010 - 11:49 pm
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A great new civil rights museum opens in Greensboro on Feb. 1--the anniversary of the sit-ins. Its built on the site of the original Woolworth's and features the lunch counter...
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Jan.31.2010 - 11:45 pm
There's going to be a big conference/celebration of the 50th anniversary of the founding of SNCC to be held at Shaw University in Greensboro, NC.  Check out their website which...
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Nov.26.2009 - 10:06 pm
The New York Times had a great story today about Claudette Colvin, a forgotten civil rights pioneer. Seem my earlier post for a great children's book about her by Phillip Hoose...
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Published Reviews

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Dec.17.2009
Published by AP via the Huffington Post
he distills the vast trove of material on SNCC and the movement with a sure, skillful hand . . . . His portrait of Bob Moses, the philosopher-activist in a white T-shirt and bib...