Howard Zinn Commemorative Lecture Series Los Angeles

Howard Zinn

Howard Zinn
FeeAugust 24, 1922
Brooklyn
GestuerwenJanuary 27, 2010
Santa Monica
Doudesursaach Häerzschlag
NationalityUnited States
Educational New York University,
Columbia University
Activity Dramatist, political scientist, neo-era historian, historian, writer, university professor, pacifist, journalist, peace activist, human rights activist, film director
Family
He can Jeff Zinn

The Howard Zinn, born on August 24, 1922 to January 27, 2010, was an American historian, political scientist, writer at University Professor Emeritus from Boston University. Hien ate all you säi Wierk A Peoples History on the United States, dat iwwer eng Milliounmol verkaaft gouf, at the Ëffentlechkeet get known.

The tin seng historesch Fuerschung a Publikatiounen had the focal point virun all in Biergerrechts- a Friddensbeweegungen. Noam Chomsky was never close to the most important person of the "American Lénkser".

biography

Jonk Joren

The tin ate as Jong vu Yiddish immigrants to a close Aarbechter family to Brooklyn opgewuess. Säi Papp, Eddie Zinn, who was born in Éisträich-Hungary, had emigrated to the USA virum Ausbroch vum Éischte Weltkrich. Seng Mamm, d'Jenny Zinn, emigrated from the East Siberian city of Irkutsk to d'USA. A senge jonke Joren was the Howard Zinn op Thomas Jefferson High School on a tight special program for creative screams. No the school hats made here at a narrow shipyard in Brooklyn.

The second world church

For the sixth time to fight against fascism, Howard Zinn ate at the Second World Church of the Army Air Force bäigetrueden. For the 490th Bombardment Group his name was bomb attacks in Berlin, flown to Czechoslovakia to Hungary. On April 1945, the French town of Royan on the Atlantic coast of the Asaz was bombed by the vun Däitschen troops. The date was from the éischten asätz of napalm, on which Howard Zinn fir säi spéidert Liewen strongly marked. Néng Joer no deem Bombardement was interviewed at the cadre of close post-doctoral research erëm op Royan gaangen an huet do Dokumenter studéiert an Awunner. This is where the bombardment started, since the bombardment of 1000 French civilians was a hit, an och däitsch Zaldoten, déi op d'Enn vum Krich waart hunn. Seng Recherche was a tough book The Politics of History publishes begin. All of the above, how the legitimacy of military operations started with civil affairs. Besonnesch dës Krichserfarungen hu seng kritesch position on military operations mat "Collateral Damage“Marked on hien closely pacifistesch Attitude anhuele gelooss.

Educatioun an akadeemesch Carrière

Nom Zweete Weltkrich has the Howard Zinn with a close GI scholarship and studied at New York University on Thursday 1951 with a close B.A. ofclosed. Doropshin hien un da Columbia University 1952 säi M.A. Studied at the history mat Niewefach political science. On Joer 1958 she received her PhD from Columbia University. Seng Dokteraarbecht to the topic LaGuardia in Congress, iwwer the Firello LaGuardia seng politesch Carrière a säin Asaz fir d'Recht ze strikes an d'Ëmverdeelung vun Räichtum duerch Steieren, as published by the Cornell University Press fir d'American Historical Association begins. Seng Dissertatioun ass by the American Historical Association fir de Beveridge Prize as a scht englescht book iwwer d'amerikanesch history nominated begins. Too close professors at Studium hunn ënner anerem the Harry Carman, Henry Steele Commager, David Donald and Richard Hofstadter, from deenen dee lescht called dee gréissten Androck op hien hannerlooss hat.

1956 ate the tin to the dean vum Department of History and Social Science Appointed to Spelman College (Haut Atlanta University Center, Spelman College), closely Héichschoul fir black women to America, who huet to "Civil Rights Movement" deelgeholl. Seng Virliesunge were immensely popular with her mentor fir jonk activists, wéi z. B. d'Alice Walker to d'Marian Wright Edelman. 1960/61 was also a post-doctoral Mataarbechter East Asian Studies and Harvard University.

In 1963 the Howar Zinn de Spelman College was lost, although it was a professor op Liewenszäit, because here, senger Aarbecht, the traditional self-image of the Spelman College as a free. Hien has supported many students who have had six active segregation ages. In 1964 hien doropshin was caught and the Boston University created wou hien the next 24 Joer professor in political science, until in 1988 he went to d'Pensioun.

It was important to Howard Zinn de Bléckwénkel to feast on the traditional history books. From this wonsch we get the book A People's History of the United States Written, published in 1980, ginn ass. In this wierk, the American history is described from the perspective of groups, which normally does not take part in the historical writing, how the battle of the American Uravunners is made of Europe to the US-American expansions, the battle of the slave becomes slavery , vun de Frae fir Egalitéit, vun de Schwaarze fir civil rights in the struggle of the Aarbechter géint de capitalism. Mat narrow original Oplo vu 4000-5000 pieces with six A People's History they have developed into a narrow bestseller, deen skin to American schools at universities deelweis to a narrow standard book to iwwer eng Milliounmol verkaaft gouf. On January 2004, Howard Zinn mam Anthony Arnove d'Buch Voices of A People's History of the United States published, on deem Artikelen, Rieden, Gedichter a Lidder vun deene Leit, déi am Buch A People's History hunn, ofgedréckt goufen hir story purposefully. Dëst Buch ate as an accompanying band A People's History of the United States showered.

Biergerrecht a Friddensbeweegungen

While Howard Zinn was at Spelman College from 1956 to 1963, he is actively involved in the Civil Rights Movement deelgeholl a six géint d'Segregatioun agesat. Des Weidere was here already a mentor for student activists, who were granted six years of age at the time. Hien huet six och fir d'Fräiheet ze chat, d'Versammlungsfräiheet an d'Egalitéit virum law agesat. The Howard Zinn has a Bicher wéi SNCC: The New Abolitionist at The Southern Mystique iwwer de Kampf fir d'Biergerrechte published. Here domat was not a historian, whom iwwer evenementer grabs, mä een, deen active and hinnen Deel hat to domat selwer a certain history made hat. Et ass e Leetsproch vum Zinn, datt scho kleng Aktiounen eppes Grousses kënne, at datt jiddwereen eppes can apply when en nëmmen drubleift. When the pewter came to the University of Boston in 1964, there was no story to be lectured here.

The tin was och ee vun den éischten dee Bicher wéi Vietnam: The Logic of Withdrawal mat close critical position to the Vietnamkrich schriwwen hat. Domat ass hien to close weight Vietnamkrich critics advanced, dee six active on ëffentlech géint dee Krich hat debated. A diplomatic visit to Hanoi during the Tet Offensive 1968 was celebrated for the opening of American prisoners. The event has to be closed to the media fir large opmierksamkeet. Och am Joer 1968 huet hien de Writers and Editors War Tax Protest ënnerzeechent, on deem hie six in protest, de Krich refused to give Steieren ze bezuelen. A méi spéide Joren ate the Howard Zinn Beroder fir den Disarm Educatioun Fund start.

The Daniel Ellsberg huet ënner anerem the Howard Zinn d 'Pentagon Papers Unfamiliar, e secret document from the US-American Verdeedegungsministère on US policy to hiren Ëmgang mat of the American eschffentlechkeet at the Hibléck op de Vietnamkrich. The tin huet dëst vum Ellsberg copied documenter edited at the New York Times published. In the judicial process, in which Ellsberg was otherwise suspected of conspiracy and espionage, Howard Zinn was invited as an expert to the jury who clarified the American involvement in Vietnam and the Second World Church until 1963. The Daniel Elsberg ass fräigesprach started. Howard Zinn is also guarded by the G.I. anti-empire movement, deelgeholl the Vietnam Church.

Read Joren

The Howard Zinn hat six och géint the Iraqkrich pronounced to dozou different Bicher published. Hien huet there another other stated that datt d'USA de Krich with close military accupatioun ofschléissen. Dës Weidere was here in the Meenung datt d'Zaldoten ëmmer méi géint de Krich wieren, as well as in the Vietnamkrich.

Howard Zinn has expressed a great deal of love to the current debate. July 30, 2010 ate duerch de Freedom of Information Act In a 400-page large dossier, the Howard Zinn started to be published by the FBI. Other than that, there was some activity at the communist party that refused to act for the FBI as an informant Risk fir d'USA agestuuft begins, what the government would have given permission to arrest the tin in case of a tight emergency. In 1974 the dossier began.

The Howard Zinn was a senior Joren professor emeritus in Political Science at Boston University. En huet mat senger Fra Roslyn a senge Kanner Myla to Jeff zu Newton, Massachusetts. On January 27, 2010, I had a severe infarction while swimming in a tight hotel pool in Santa Monica, California.

Here six people understand themselves as democratic socialists. Hien ate och mat different Auszeechnung started, ënner anerem 1991 mam Thomas Merton Award on 1998 mam Eugene V. Debs Award a mat dem Lannan Literary Award. 1999 krut hien the Upton Sinclair Award. On October 5, 2006 ate here mam Haven's Center Award for Lifetime Contribution to Critical Scholarship excellent start.

Howard Zinn säi Liewen had a serious autobiography You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train: A Personal History of Our Times Verbriwwen, wou hie seng Siicht op déi explained movements, un deen hien deelgeholl has. The book was published in 1994 and started on DVD in 2004.

Wierk (selection)

Bicher

  • Artists in Times of War (2003) ISBN 1-58322-602-8.
  • The Cold War & the University: Toward an Intellectual History of the Postwar Years (Noam Chomsky (Editor) Authors: Ira Katznelson, R. C. Lewontin, David Montgomery, Laura Nader, Richard Ohmann, Ray Siever, Immanuel Wallerstein, Howard Zinn (1997) ISBN 1-56584-005-4.
  • Declarations of Independence: Cross-Examining American Ideology (1991) ISBN 0-06-092108-0.
  • Disobedience and Democracy: Nine Fallacies on Law and Order (1968, re-issued 2002) ISBN 0-89608-675-5.
  • Emma: A Play in Two Acts About Emma Goldman, American Anarchist (2002) ISBN 0-89608-664-X.
  • Failure to Quit: Reflections of an Optimistic Historian (1993) ISBN 0-89608-676-3.
  • The Future of History: Interviews With David Barsamian (1999) ISBN 1-56751-157-0.
  • Hiroshima: Breaking the Silence(pamphlet, 1995) ISBN 1-884519-14-8.
  • Howard Zinn On Democratic Education Donaldo Macedo, Editor (2004) ISBN 1-59451-054-7.
  • Howard Zinn on History (2000) ISBN 1-58322-048-8.
  • Howard Zinn on War (2000) ISBN 1-58322-049-6.
  • You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train: A Personal History of Our Times (1994) ISBN 0-8070-7127-7
  • Justice in Everyday Life: The Way It Really Works (Editor) (1974) ISBN 0-89608-677-1.
  • Justice? Eyewitness Accounts (1977) ISBN 0-8070-4479-2.
  • La Otra Historia De Los Estados Unidos (2000) ISBN 1-58322-054-2.
  • LaGuardia in Congress (1959) ISBN 0-8371-6434-6, ISBN 0-393-00488-0.
  • Marx in Soho: A Play on History (1999) ISBN 0-89608-593-7.
  • New Deal Thought (editor) (1965) ISBN 0-87220-685-8.
  • Original Zinn: Conversations on History and Politics (2006) Howard Zinn and David Barsamian.
  • Passionate Declarations: Essays on War and Justice (2003) ISBN 0-06-055767-2.
  • The Pentagon Papers Senator Gravel Edition. Vol. Five. Critical essays. Boston. Beacon Press, 1972. 341p. plus 72p. of Index to Vol. I-IV of the Papers, Noam Chomsky, Howard Zinn, editors.
  • A People's History of the Civil War: Struggles for the Meaning of Freedom by David Williams, Howard Zinn (Series Editor) (2005) ISBN 1-59558-018-2.
  • A People's History of the United States: 1492 - Present (1980), revised (1995) (1998) (1999) (2003) ISBN 0-06-052837-0.
  • A People's History of the United States: Teaching Edition Abridged (2003 updated) ISBN 1-56584-826-8.
  • A People's History of the United States: The Civil War to the Present Kathy Emery and Ellen Reeves, Howard Zinn (2003 teaching edition) ISBN 1-56584-725-3.
  • A People's History of the United States: The Wall Charts by Howard Zinn and George Kirschner (1995) ISBN 1-56584-171-9.
  • A People's History of American Empire (2008) by Howard Zinn, Mike Konopacki and Paul Buhle. ISBN 978-0-8050-8744-4.
  • The People Speak: American Voices, Some Famous, Some Little Known (2004) ISBN 0-06-057826-2.
  • Playbook by Maxine Klein, Lydia Sargent and Howard Zinn (1986) ISBN 0-89608-309-8.
  • The Politics of History (1970) (2nd edition 1990) ISBN 0-252-06122-5.
  • Postwar America: 1945-1971 (1973) ISBN 0-89608-678-X.
  • A Power Governments Cannot Suppress (2006) ISBN 978-0-87286-475-7.
  • The Power of Nonviolence: Writings by Advocates of Peace Editor (2002) ISBN 0-8070-1407-9.
  • SNCC: The New Abolitionists (1964) ISBN 0-89608-679-8.
  • The Southern Mystique (1962) ISBN 0-89608-680-1.
  • Terrorism and War (2002) ISBN 1-58322-493-9 (interviews, Anthony Arnove (Ed.)).
  • The Twentieth Century: A People's History (2003) ISBN 0-06-053034-0.
  • Three Strikes: Miners, Musicians, Salesgirls, and the Fighting Spirit of Labor's Last Century (Dana Frank, Robin Kelley, and Howard Zinn) (2002) ISBN 0-8070-5013-X.
  • Vietnam: The Logic of Withdrawal (1967) ISBN 0-89608-681-X.
  • Voices of a People's History of the United States (with Anthony Arnove, 2004) ISBN 1-58322-647-8; 2nd edition (2009) ISBN 978-1-58322-916-3.
  • A Young People's History of the United States, adapted from the original text by Rebecca Stefoff; illustrated and updated through 2006, with new introduction and afterword by Howard Zinn; two volumes, Seven Stories Press, New York, 2007.
  • The Zinn Reader: Writings on Disobedience and Democracy (1997) ISBN 1-888363-54-1; 2nd edition (2009) ISBN 978-1-58322-870-8.
  • The bomb (City Lights Publishers, 2010) ISBN 978-0-87286-509-9

CDen

  • A People's History of the United States (1999)
  • Heroes & Martyrs (2000)
  • Stories Hollywood Never Tells (2000)
  • Artists in the Time of War (2002)

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credentials

  • Tin, Howard: You Can't Be Neutral on a Moving Train: A Personal History of Our Times (1994)
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