‘I have a dream’ speech 50 year anniversary

28 Aug

It’s 50 years ago today (August 26, 1963) that Martin Luther King, Jr. made his famous ‘I have a dream…’ speech that inspired a nation during the biggest march and gathering ever seen in Washington D.C. at that time. We have the following related resources in the GU-Q Library that might inspire you:

I have a dream: Martin Luther King Jr. and the future of multicultural America by James Echols E185.97.K5 I17 2004
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King’s dream by Eric Sundquist E185.97.K5 S864 2009
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Martin Luther King: the inconvenient hero by Vincent Harding    E185.97.K5 H275 2008
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Martin Luther King, Jr. and the civil rights movement: controversies and debates by John A. Kirk   E185.97.K5 M325 2007
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American speeches: political oratory from Patrick Henry to Barack Obama by Edward L. Widmer  E183 .A498 2011
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Want more? Try using these subject headings when searching the library catalog:
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 – Influence
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 – Philosophy
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968 – Political and social views
African Americans — Biography
African Americans – Civil rights – History – 20th century – Sources
Civil rights movements – United States – History – 20th century – Sources
Civil rights workers – United States — Biography
United States – Race relations – History – 20th century – Sources
Oratory – United States – History – 20th century

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