Timothy B. Tyson is a Senior Research Scholar at the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University, Visiting Professor of American Christianity & Southern Culture at Duke Divinity School, and adjunct professor of American Studies at the University of North Carolina. His novel Blood Done Sign My Name was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and won the Grawemeyer Award in Religion. He serves on the North Carolina NAACP executive board.
Read by Rhett S. Price
The event that launched the civil rights movement is redefined in light of new information.
"Tyson's remarkable achievement is that each thread is explored in detail, backstories as well as main events, while he maintains a page-turning readability for what might seem a familiar tale...a powerful reminder that certain stories in history merit frequent retelling." - Publishers Weekly, Starred Review
Released Tue Feb 07 00:00:00 UTC 2017