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Labor Day Special: A Dramatic Reading of Howard Zinn's 'People's History of the United States'

September 06, 2004

In this Labor Day special, we’ll hear excerpts of Howard Zinn’s classic work: A People’s History of the United States. It was first published 24 years ago. The millionth copy of the book was recently sold.

To celebrate this feat, the great historian gathered with a group of actors, writers and editors for a public reading of the book at the 92nd Street Y in New York. The cast included Alice Walker, Kurt Vonnegut, Danny Glover and James Earl Jones.

Note: This show is not for sale.