The Martin Duberman Reader: The Essential Historical, Biographical, and Autobiographical Writings

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$21.95  $20.19
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New Press
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Pages
374
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5.4 X 1.2 X 8.2 inches | 0.95 pounds
Language
English
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Paperback
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9781595586797
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About the Author

Martin Duberman is Distinguished Professor Emeritus of History at the CUNY Graduate Center, where he founded and for a decade directed the Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies. The author of more than twenty books--including Andrea Dworkin, Radical Acts, Waiting to Land, A Saving Remnant, Howard Zinn, Hold Tight Gently, and Paul Robeson: No One Can Silence Me (for young adults)--Duberman has won a Bancroft Prize and been a finalist for both the National Book Award and the Pulitzer Prize. He lives in New York City.

Reviews

Praise for Martin Duberman

"A deeply moral and reflective man who has engaged the greatest struggles of our times with an unflinching nerve, a wise heart, and a brilliant intellect."
--Jonathan Kozol

"Duberman is an unapologetic, uncategorizable, and non-sectarian radical whose constant questioning of conventional wisdoms--even on the left--has made him one of this country's preeminent participants in the political and cultural wars that have riven public life."
--Doug Ireland

"Martin Duberman is known for his unique combination of talents--as a distinguished historian, a talented writer, and an impassioned advocate of gays and other beleaguered members of the human community."
--Howard Zinn
Praise for "The Martin Duberman Reader"
"A provocative collection that is thoughtful in both scope and attention to detail."
--"Kirkus Reviews" (starred review)
"This collection not only serves as a wonderful introduction to Duberman's writing but is also a fitting tribute to a man who has devoted his life to promoting social change."
--"Publishers Weekly"
Praise for Martin Duberman
"A deeply moral and reflective man who has engaged the greatest struggles of our times with an unflinching nerve, a wise heart, and a brilliant intellect."
--Jonathan Kozol
"Duberman is an unapologetic, uncategorizable, and non-sectarian radical whose constant questioning of conventional wisdoms--even on the left--has made him one of this country's preeminent participants in the political and cultural wars that have riven public life."
--Doug Ireland
"Martin Duberman is known for his unique combination of talents--as a distinguished historian, a talented writer, and an impassioned advocate of gays and other beleaguered members of the human community."
--Howard Zinn

Praise for The Martin Duberman Reader
"A provocative collection that is thoughtful in both scope and attention to detail."
Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
This collection not only serves as a wonderful introduction to Duberman s writing but is also a fitting tribute to a man who has devoted his life to promoting social change.
Publishers Weekly
Praise for Martin Duberman
"A deeply moral and reflective man who has engaged the greatest struggles of our times with an unflinching nerve, a wise heart, and a brilliant intellect."
Jonathan Kozol
"Duberman is an unapologetic, uncategorizable, and non-sectarian radical whose constant questioning of conventional wisdomseven on the lefthas made him one of this country's preeminent participants in the political and cultural wars that have riven public life."
Doug Ireland
"Martin Duberman is known for his unique combination of talentsas a distinguished historian, a talented writer, and an impassioned advocate of gays and other beleaguered members of the human community."
Howard Zinn
"
Praise for The Martin Duberman Reader
"A provocative collection that is thoughtful in both scope and attention to detail."
--Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

"This collection not only serves as a wonderful introduction to Duberman's writing but is also a fitting tribute to a man who has devoted his life to promoting social change."
--Publishers Weekly

Praise for Martin Duberman
"A deeply moral and reflective man who has engaged the greatest struggles of our times with an unflinching nerve, a wise heart, and a brilliant intellect."
--Jonathan Kozol

"Duberman is an unapologetic, uncategorizable, and non-sectarian radical whose constant questioning of conventional wisdoms--even on the left--has made him one of this country's preeminent participants in the political and cultural wars that have riven public life."
--Doug Ireland

"Martin Duberman is known for his unique combination of talents--as a distinguished historian, a talented writer, and an impassioned advocate of gays and other beleaguered members of the human community."
--Howard Zinn