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Brian Jones with Anthony Arnove, Performance, 22 February 2012 – Video

Recorded at the Lensic Theater in Santa Fe, New Mexico on February 22, 2012.

Brian Jones is a teacher, actor and activist. His commentary and writings have appeared on MSNBC and GritTV and in The Huffington Post and the International Socialist Review. Jones is featured in the new film The Inconvenient Truth Behind Waiting for Superman. He also has lent his voice to several audiobooks, including Wallace Shawn’s Essays and Noam Chomsky’s Hopes and Prospects. He lives in New York City and teaches in the public school system there.

Howard Zinn (August 24, 1922 – January 27, 2010) was a historian, playwright, and activist. His classic book, A People’s History of the United States, has been called “a brilliant and moving history of the American people from the point of view of those who have been exploited politically and economically and whose plight has been largely omitted from most histories.”

Zinn grew up in Brooklyn in a working-class, immigrant household. At 18 he became a shipyard worker and then flew bomber missions during World War II. These experiences helped shape his opposition to war and his passion for history. After attending college under the GI Bill and earning a PhD in history from Columbia, he taught at Spelman College, where he became active in the civil rights movement. After being fired by the college for his support for student protesters, Zinn became a professor of Political Science at Boston University, where he taught until his retirement in 1988.

Zinn was the author of many books, including an autobiography, You Can’t Be Neutral on a Moving Train and Passionate Declarations: Essays on War and Justice. He received a Lannan Literary Award for Nonfiction and the Eugene V. Debs award for his writing and political activism.

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Richard Wolff with Anthony Arnove, 13 September 2011 – Audio

Recorded at the James A. Little Theater in Santa Fe, New Mexico on September 13, 2011.

Richard Wolff in conversation with Anthony Arnove

Richard Wolff is Professor of Economics Emeritus at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst and currently a visiting professor in the Graduate Program in International Affairs at the New School in New York. He also teaches classes regularly at the Brecht Forum in New York City. He has a PhD in economics from Yale University, a history degree from Harvard University, and an economics degree from Stanford University. He has authored or co-authored 10 books, over 50 scholarly articles, and 75 popular articles.

Wolff’s recent work has concentrated on analyzing the causes and alternative solutions to the current global economic crisis. His documentary film on that crisis, Capitalism Hits the Fan, can be previewed at capitalismhitsthefan.com. He has also published Capitalism Hits the Fan: the Global Economic Meltdown and What to Do About It.

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Dramatic readings from the book, Voices of a People’s History of the United States, with Howard Zinn, Anthony Arnove, N. Scott Momaday and others: Enhanced, 26 April 2006 – Audio

Recorded at the Lensic Theater in Santa Fe, New Mexico on April 26th, 2006.

Enhanced Podcast

This is an Enhanced Podcast and contains photographs as well as Chapter Markers that allow you to jump directly to individual readings from this Lannan event.

To take advantage of this Enhanced Podcast, you must listen to it in either iTunes (free), the Quicktime player (free), or on an iPod.

Howard Zinn and Anthony Arnove have selected for this book many voices of resistance – in poems, speeches, letters, and memoirs, – including such disparate Americans as Bob Dylan, Fannie Lou Hamer, César Chávez, Rachel Corrie, Helen Keller, and scores of others.

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Dramatic readings from the book, Voices of a People’s History of the United States, with Howard Zinn, Anthony Arnove, N. Scott Momaday and others, 26 April 2006 – Audio

Recorded at the Lensic Theater in Santa Fe, New Mexico on April 26th, 2006.

Howard Zinn and Anthony Arnove have selected for this book many voices of resistance – in poems, speeches, letters, and memoirs, – including such disparate Americans as Bob Dylan, Fannie Lou Hamer, Cesar Chavez, Rachel Corrie, Helen Keller, and scores of others.

[audio:http://s3.amazonaws.com/media.lannan.org/podcasts/howard-zinn-060426.mp3]

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