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The Ghosts of Medgar Evers: A Tale of Race, Murder, Mississippi, and Hollywood

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  • Title: The Ghosts of Medgar Evers: A Tale of Race, Murder, Mississippi, and Hollywood
  • Author: Willie Morris
  • ISBN: 9780679459569
  • Page: 322
  • Format: Hardcover

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About "Willie Morris"

  1. Willie Morris

    William Weaks Willie Morris November 29, 1934 August 2, 1999 , was an American writer and editor born in Jackson, Mississippi, though his family later moved to Yazoo City, Mississippi, which he immortalized in his works of prose Morris trademark was his lyrical prose style and reflections on the American South, particularly the Mississippi Delta In 1967 he became the youngest editor of Harper s Magazine He wrote several works of fiction and non fiction, including his seminal book North Toward Home, as well as My Dog Skip.

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  1. From The Orlando SentinelApril 19, 1998Morris Ghost Fleshes Out Evers StoryThe Ghosts of Medgar EversA Tale of Race, Murder, Mississippi, and HollywoodBy Willie MorrisRandom House, 23, hardcover, 272 pages Mary A Mitchell Author William Faulkner contended that one had to know a place like his native Mississippi to know the world, a position central to his writing In a striking blend of autobiography, history and analysis, fellow writer and Mississippian Willie Morris, follows similar threads in [...]


  2. I m very fond of Willie Morris writing He has a knack for capturing the world through the lens of a Southern sensibility that is consistently pleasing to me He speaks of the world of my Mother s generation, but of my own generation, too, never ceasing to ask the important questions What does it mean to come from a land cursed by the sin of slavery What does it mean to be Southern away from home How does the South shape who we are How do we reconcile the beauty the brutality, Faulkner the KKK In [...]


  3. I love anything I have ever read by Mr Morris It is not his best book but it is Morris i.e still good While it told the story of Mr Evers, it also told the first hand account of the making of the movie, Ghosts of Mississippi I would recommend for Morris fans and or anyone interested in history May we learn from this era in history


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