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This Is the Day

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This Is the Day

The March on Washington

By Leonard Freed; Julian Bond (Foreword by); Michael Eric Dyson

J. Paul Getty Museum, Hardcover, 9781606061213, 128pp.

Publication Date: February 5, 2013

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About the Author
Leonard Freed (American, 1929-2006) was a pioneer in the genre of socially conscious photojournalism. Freed's photographs are represented in many public and private collections. His book Black in White America, first published in 1967/68, was reissued by Getty Publications in 2010. Julian Bond helped found the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) and is currently professor of history at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville. Michael Eric Dyson is a professor of sociology at Georgetown University and the author of sixteen books, including April 4, 1968: Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Death and How It Changed America (Basic Civitas Books, 2008). Paul Farber is currently completing his doctorate in American studies at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
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