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The Race Beat

The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation (Vintage)

by Gene Roberts

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  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Vintage .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor,
  • Media Studies,
  • United States - 20th Century (1945 to 2000),
  • History / United States / 20th Century,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • United States - 20th Century

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9450560M
    ISBN 100679735658
    ISBN 109780679735656

    The Race Beat: The Press, the Civil Rights Struggle, and the Awakening of a Nation Gene Roberts, Author, Hank Klibanoff, Author, Richard Allen, Read by, read by Richard Allen. Brilliance Audio.


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Roberts and Klibanoff explore the key role that journalists played in the Civil Rights Movement in the south during the 50s and 60s/5. The Race Beat starts with Swedish scholar Gunnar Myrdal’s classic two-volume work, An American Dilemma, in which he outlines the nation’s injustice and admits of the possibility of change.

The book is largely chronological, and follows the movement from the post World War II period through the unanimous Brown v. Acclaimed journalists Roberts and Klibanoff came to campus to talk about their Pulitzer Prize-winning book, "The Race Beat: The Press, The Civil Rights Struggle, and The Awakening of a Nation." They spoke as part of professor Dan Biddle's English journalism course, "Reporting and Race," and later took questions in Biddle's English   Nevertheless, The Race Beat is an extremely important book that deserves study, especially for those who have become chagrined or even disgusted with the way our modern media has so often failed us: from accurately reporting in the lead-up to the Iraq war to its refusal to continue to cover the 'race beat.'.

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