Sing Out for Justice—American Music
Lecture no. 22 from the course: Experiencing America: A Smithsonian Tour through American History
Taught by Professor Richard Kurin | 33 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
Americans have always blended politics and song. Trace the rise of three great voices in this tradition: Marian Anderson, Woody Guthrie, and Bob Dylan. Among other touchstones of their era, see the mink coat that Anderson wore at a celebrated concert on the National Mall in 1939.