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Jackson, 1964 : and other dispatches from fifty years of reporting on race in America

Author: Calvin Trillin
Publisher: New York : Random House, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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An anthology of previously uncollected essays, originally published in "The New Yorker," reflects the work of the eminent journalist's early career and traces his witness to the fledgling years of desegregation in Georgia.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Calvin Trillin
ISBN: 9780399588242 0399588248
OCLC Number: 930364205
Description: xxi, 275 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Jackson, 1964 (JACKSON, MS, 1964) --
The Zulus (NEW ORLEANS, LA, 1964) --
During the thirty-third week of National Guard patrols (WILMINGTON, DE, 1968) --
A hearing : "In the matter of disciplinary action involving certain students of Wisconsin State University Oshkosh" (OSHKOSH, WI, 1968) --
Doing the right thing isn't always easy (DENVER, CO, 1969) --
Categories (PROVO, UT, 1970) --
G.T. Miller's plan (LUVERNE, AL, 1970) --
Not super-outrageous (HOUSTON, TX, 1970) --
Victoria Delee : in her own words (DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC, 1971) --
Kawaida (NEWARK, NJ, 1972) --
Causes and circumstances (SEATTLE, WA, 1975) --
The unpleasantness at Whimsey's (BOSTON, MA, 1976) --
Remembrance of moderates past (1977) --
Black or white (LOUISIANA, 1986) --
The color of blood (LONG ISLAND, NY, 2008) --
State secrets (MISSISSIPPI, 1995).
Responsibility: Calvin Trillin.

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An anthology of previously uncollected essays, originally published in "The New Yorker," reflects the work of the eminent journalist's early career and traces his witness to the fledgling years of desegregation in Georgia.

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