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examiner.com
Philly education is ready for changethat created these structures in the first place. That is what full systemic ch
Philly education is ready for change
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
that created these structures in the first place. That is what full systemic change actually looks like. In the words of James Baldwin, “The paradox of education is precisely this - that as one begins to become conscious one begins to examine the... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Nina Simone doc to screen at Aspen Art Museumin Mount Vernon, New York), Stokely Carmichael and Martin Luther King. She grow
Nina Simone doc to screen at Aspen Art Museum
The Aspen Times / Posted 3 days ago
in Mount Vernon, New York), Stokely Carmichael and Martin Luther King. She grows close with artists like Dick Gregory, James Baldwin, Langston Hughes and Lorraine Hansberry, who inspired Simone’s iconic “To Be Young, Gifted and Black.” As she... Read more
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J Weekly
‘Rosenwald’ screened at White Housechildren graduated from Rosenwald’s schools. Rosenwald also established a fund
‘Rosenwald’ screened at White House
J Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
children graduated from Rosenwald’s schools. Rosenwald also established a fund that dispensed grants to young artists, including authors James Baldwin, Langston Hughes and Ralph Ellison, and photographer and filmmaker Gordon Parks. — jta... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
What three decades in journalism taught me about the persistence of racism in the US | Howard Frenchless commonly, a small number of people who were deemed worthy of the attention
What three decades in journalism taught me about the persistence of racism in the US | Howard French
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
less commonly, a small number of people who were deemed worthy of the attentions of a national audience. This is where the James Baldwin comparisons that have so often been drawn with Coates become interesting. Baldwin, like Coates, occupied this... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Social entrepreneur Rodney Foxworth shares 10 personal treasuresCoates' "Between the World and Me" is one of Rodney Fox's 10 most important ite
Social entrepreneur Rodney Foxworth shares 10 personal treasures
Baltimore Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Coates' "Between the World and Me" is one of Rodney Fox's 10 most important items. Foxworth's favorite writer is James Baldwin. His favorite book, Baldwin's "The Fire Next Time" is currently in the hands of his girlfriend. But, this 2015... Read more
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The Irish Times
Sibling rivalry at The Heart of Everythingof sibling dysfunction. Some candidates, in alphabetical order of course: A Tho
Sibling rivalry at The Heart of Everything
The Irish Times / Posted 10 days ago
of sibling dysfunction. Some candidates, in alphabetical order of course: A Thousand Acres (Jane Smiley); Sonny’s Blues (James Baldwin); The Green Road (Anne Enright). Suggestions welcome! And I’m reminded of a comment by a late friend who, when... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Universities need stumbling stones to see the world anewviolation of the autonomy of women. There is a new sense of political urgency,
Universities need stumbling stones to see the world anew
Mail & Guardian / Posted 11 days ago
violation of the autonomy of women. There is a new sense of political urgency, destiny and possibility — a sense that, as James Baldwin put it, “the challenge is in the moment, the time is always now”. Some of this new urgency is expressed... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Artist Warren C. Lyons presents portraits "Of Human Feelings"Douglass, Harriet Tubman, Sojourner Truth, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Ab
Artist Warren C. Lyons presents portraits "Of Human Feelings"
Staten Island Advance / Posted 13 days ago
Douglass, Harriet Tubman, Sojourner Truth, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Abraham Lincoln, Hehaka Sapa, Franz Kafka, James Baldwin and Malcolm Little, and el-Hajj el-Shabazz. Lyons, 65, has had many show in the past 23 years, while working... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Wilton
Two Students To Lead Norwalk Community College Commencement Exerciseswill be receiving honorary degrees. Thorsen wrote, directed and co-produced wit
Two Students To Lead Norwalk Community College Commencement Exercises
The Daily Voice - Wilton / Posted 13 days ago
will be receiving honorary degrees. Thorsen wrote, directed and co-produced with Dempsey the feature-length documentary "James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket," which was featured at NCC in February. After a musical performance by the NCC... Read more
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The Daily Voice - New Canaan
Two Students To Lead Norwalk Community College Commencement Exerciseswill be receiving honorary degrees. Thorsen wrote, directed and co-produced wit
Two Students To Lead Norwalk Community College Commencement Exercises
The Daily Voice - New Canaan / Posted 13 days ago
will be receiving honorary degrees. Thorsen wrote, directed and co-produced with Dempsey the feature-length documentary "James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket," which was featured at NCC in February. After a musical performance by the NCC... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Westport
Two Students To Lead Norwalk Community College Commencement Exerciseswill be receiving honorary degrees. Thorsen wrote, directed and co-produced wit
Two Students To Lead Norwalk Community College Commencement Exercises
The Daily Voice - Westport / Posted 13 days ago
will be receiving honorary degrees. Thorsen wrote, directed and co-produced with Dempsey the feature-length documentary "James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket," which was featured at NCC in February. After a musical performance by the NCC... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Stamford
Two Students To Lead Norwalk Community College Commencement Exerciseswill be receiving honorary degrees. Thorsen wrote, directed and co-produced wit
Two Students To Lead Norwalk Community College Commencement Exercises
The Daily Voice - Stamford / Posted 13 days ago
will be receiving honorary degrees. Thorsen wrote, directed and co-produced with Dempsey the feature-length documentary "James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket," which was featured at NCC in February. After a musical performance by the NCC... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Fairfield
Two Students To Lead Norwalk Community College Commencement Exerciseswill be receiving honorary degrees. Thorsen wrote, directed and co-produced wit
Two Students To Lead Norwalk Community College Commencement Exercises
The Daily Voice - Fairfield / Posted 13 days ago
will be receiving honorary degrees. Thorsen wrote, directed and co-produced with Dempsey the feature-length documentary "James Baldwin: The Price of the Ticket," which was featured at NCC in February. After a musical performance by the NCC... Read more
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The Chicago Maroon
University Remembers Christian “Myles” JohnsonAbramovitz, Johnson’s roommate, added that Johnson posted the images of six per
University Remembers Christian “Myles” Johnson
The Chicago Maroon / Posted 13 days ago
Abramovitz, Johnson’s roommate, added that Johnson posted the images of six personal heroes in his room: Hannah Arendt, James Baldwin, Corinne Bailey Rae, L.P. [singer], Chloë Sevigny, and Nas. Like Arnett, Abramovitz said that the two spent “a... Read more
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Daily Journal
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
Daily Journal / Posted 13 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play — a key element of the power of... Read more
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Salon.com
Just like a woman: I’m a feminist and I love Bob Dylan—even though I know I shouldn’tstraight white man we know lists a dozen cisgender, straight, white men — and a
Just like a woman: I’m a feminist and I love Bob Dylan—even though I know I shouldn’t
Salon.com / Posted 13 days ago
straight white man we know lists a dozen cisgender, straight, white men — and adds Toni Morrison, Flannery O’Connor and James Baldwin, “for diversity.” Sometimes, if the men are the evolved types who went to college at, say, Hampshire or Vassar,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mama Oprah celebrates as African daughter-girls graduate from collegeLuther King Jr. ('Not everybody can be famous, but everybody can be great, beca
Mama Oprah celebrates as African daughter-girls graduate from college
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Luther King Jr. ('Not everybody can be famous, but everybody can be great, because greatness is determined by service'), James Baldwin ('Your crown has been bought and paid for. All you must do is put it on') and Reverend Jesse Jackson... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Oprah Winfrey to JCSU grads: ‘Your future’s so bright, it burns my eyes’everybody can be famous but everybody can be great, because greatness is determ
Oprah Winfrey to JCSU grads: ‘Your future’s so bright, it burns my eyes’
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
everybody can be famous but everybody can be great, because greatness is determined by service”); Maya Angelou by way of James Baldwin (“Your crown has been bought and paid for. All you must do is put it on”); and Rev. Jesse Jackson (“Excellence... Read more
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The Buffalo News
‘American Rhapsody’ inflames a passion for others’ rhapsodiesunderestimates the extent to which an artist or genius’ personal life drove his
‘American Rhapsody’ inflames a passion for others’ rhapsodies
The Buffalo News / Posted 15 days ago
underestimates the extent to which an artist or genius’ personal life drove his or her work. As shown in her profiles of James Baldwin and Nina Simone, her pieces make the continuing case for “old journalism” about culture, in which she is... Read more
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The China Post
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
The China Post / Posted 17 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play -- a key element of the power of... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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Daily Herald
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
Daily Herald / Posted 18 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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The Express-Times
'Ballad of Trayvon Martin' opening at Philly theaterwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
'Ballad of Trayvon Martin' opening at Philly theater
The Express-Times / Posted 18 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play — a key element of the power of... Read more
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NBC News
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
NBC News / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play — a key element of the power of... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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Brandon Sun
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
Brandon Sun / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play — a key element of the power of... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
The Record Searchlight / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
New play explores life, legacy of Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of Trayvon Martin
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play — a key element of the power of... Read more
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KXXV Waco
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
KXXV Waco / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
KWWL Iowa / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play a key element of the power of... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
WSMV Nashville / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
KHQ Spokane / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martinwhose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Littl
New play explores life, legacy of slain teen Trayvon Martin
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 19 days ago
whose previous work has reached back to civil rights era figures from the Little Rock Nine to Lorraine Hansberry and James Baldwin, also intentionally fuses the modern element of the Internet into the play - a key element of the power of... Read more
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