Dr. Manning Marable, the author of the New York Times bestselling biography, Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention explores key moments in Malcolm X's life and deconstructs many of the inaccuracies that were propagated by previous works on Malcolm.
Dr. Manning Marable passed away on April 1, 2011 just days before his book was published, for which he was awarded the 2012 Pulitzer Prize for History.
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Manning Marable’s New Biography Investigates Conflicted Reality of the Civil Rights Leader
Democracy Now's Juan Gonzalez talks with Michael Eric Dyson, sociology professor at Georgetown University and author of Making Malcolm: The Myth and Meaning of Malcolm X, and Bill Fletcher, Jr., a friend of Marable and a longtime labor and racial justice activist.
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