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Guide to Source Material for Anti-Racist Activists and Thinkers: John Lewis
Ibram X. Kendi
John Lewis (1940-2020)
John Lewis (Encyclopedia of Alabama)
John Lewis - Civil Rights Leader (Wikipedia)
John Lewis Obituary (The Guardian)
Rep. John Lewis, A Force In The Civil Rights Movement, Dead At 80 (National Public Radio)
John Lewis, Towering Figure of Civil Rights Era, Dies at 80 (New York Times)
James Lawson Eulogy for John Lewis
Eulogy by Lewis' first teacher in non-violent resistance.
Representative John Lewis Funeral Service, Atlanta, GA, July 30, 2020 (C-SPAN)
Includes eulogies by Pres. George W. Bush, Pres. William J. Clinton, Speaker Nancy Pelosi, James Lawson, Pres. Barack Obama, and others.
Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement
John Lewis; Michael D'Orso
Publication Date: New York: Simon & Schuster, 1998
His Truth Is Marching On: John Lewis and the Power of Hope
Jon Meacham; Afterword by John Lewis
Publication Date: New York: Random House, 2020 (will be published 8/25/20)
Across That Bridge: A Vision for Change and the Future of America
Publication Date: New York: Hachette Books, 2017, originally published New York: Hyperion, 2012.
March (Three vols. in slipcase)
John Lewis and Andrew Aydin; Illustrated by Nate Powell
Publication Date: Marietta, GA: Top Shelf Productions, 2016
Graphic novel, published in three volumes (2013-2016), depicting the life of John Lewis and his involvement in the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 1960s.
Oral History Interview with John Lewis, November 20, 1973. Southern Oral History Program Collection - #4007 (Documenting the American South)
Interview with John Lewis, 1979 (Eyes on the Prize)
Interview with John Lewis, 1985 (Eyes on the Prize)
Interview with John Lewis, 1988 (Eyes on the Prize II)
John Lewis, Reflections on Georgia Politics. Interviewed by Bob Short, May 12, 2012 (Russell Library Oral History, Univ. of Georgia)
John Lewis: Love in Action (On Being with Krista Tippett)
Originally aired March 28, 2103.
Speech at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, 1963
John Lewis: Good Trouble
Premiered in theaters July 2, 2020. Available for rental via various streaming services.
John Lewis: Get in the Way
Released on PBS in 2017 and directed by Kathleen Dowdey. Requires a PBS Passport account. May also be available on various streaming services.
John Lewis Photo Slideshow (The Washington Post)
Lewis, John, 1940 Feb. 21- (Civil Rights Digital Library)
John R. Lewis - Biography (Howard University Libraries)
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