The Fight for Equality Panel
Authors talked about their books about battles for equality. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Murray… read more
Authors talked about their books about battles for equality. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Murray Fromson moderated.
The panelists were: Miriam Pawel, The Union of Their Dreams: Power, Hope, and Struggle in Cesar Chavez’s Farm Worker Movement (Bloomsbury Press; October 13, 2009); Martha Sandweiss, Passing Strange: A Gilded Age Tale of Love and Deception Across the Color Line (Penguin Press; February 5, 2009); and Amy Louise Wood, Lynching and Spectacle: Witnessing Racial Violence in America, 1890-1940 (The University of North Carolina Press; March 26, 2009).
“The Fight for Equality” was a 2:00 p.m. PT history panel of the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books in Haines 39 on the UCLA campus on Saturday, April 24, 2010. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Murray Fromson Professor Emeritus University of Southern California->Annenberg School of Journalism
- Miriam Pawel Assistant Managing Editor (Former) Los Angeles Times->California
- Martha A. Sandweiss Professor Amherst College->American Studies and History
- Amy Louise Wood Assistant Professor Illinois State University->History Department
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