Voices in our blood : America's best on the civil rights movement /

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Other Authors: Meacham, Jon
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : Random House, c2001
Edition:1st ed
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Table of Contents:
  • Inheritors of slavery / Richard Wright
  • North toward home / Willie Morris
  • Notes of a native son / James Baldwin
  • A pageant of birds / Eudora Welty
  • I know why the caged bird sings / Maya Angelou
  • Opera in Greenville / Rebecca West
  • America comes of Middle Age / Murray Kempton
  • American segregation and the world crisis / William Faulkner
  • The moral aspects of segregation / Benjamin E. Mays
  • The cradle (of the Confederacy) rocks / Carl T. Rowan
  • Parting the waters : America in the king years / Taylor Branch
  • Prime time / Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
  • Letter from the South / E.B. White
  • Segregation : the inner conflict in the South / Robert Penn Warren
  • Travels with Charley / John Steinbeck
  • Liar by legislation / Hodding Carter
  • Harlem is nowhere / Ralph Ellison
  • An interview with Malcolm X / Alex Haley
  • Wallace / Marshall Frady
  • Mystery and manners / Flannery O'Connor
  • The Negro revolt against "the Negro leaders" / Louis E. Lomax
  • "I have a dream..." / James Reston
  • Capital is occupied by a gentle army / Russell Baker
  • Bloody Sunday / John Lewis
  • Mississippi : the fallen paradise / Walker Percy
  • This quiet dust / William Styron
  • When Watts burned / Stanley Crouch
  • After Watts / Elizabeth Hardwick
  • The brilliancy of black / Bernard Weinraub
  • Representative / Charlayne Hunter-Gault
  • The second coming of Martin Luther King / David Halberstam
  • Martin Luther King is still on the case / Garry Wills
  • "Keep on a-walking, children" / Pat Watters
  • "We in a war, or haven't anybody told you that? / Peter Goldman
  • Radical Chic : that party at Lenny's / Tom Wolfe
  • Choosing to stay at home : ten years after the march on Washington / Alice Walker
  • A hostile and welcoming workplace / Ellis Cose
  • State secrets / Calvin Trillin
  • Grady's gift / Howell Raines