The Essential Mario Savio : Speeches and Writings that Changed America.

The Free Speech Movement in Berkeley, California, was pivotal in shaping 1960s America. Led by Mario Savio and other young veterans of the civil rights movement, student activists organized what was to that point the most tumultuous student rebellion in American history. Mass sit-ins, a nonviolent b...

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Main Author: Cohen, Robert.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, 2014.
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Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Epigraph; Contents; List of Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Editor's Note; Foreword: Tom Hayden; Introduction; 1. The Making of a Berkeley Civil Rights Activist; 2. Going South: Freedom Summer, 1964; 3. Leading the Free Speech Movement: Protest and Negotiation, September-November 1964; 4. "No Restrictions on the Content of Speech": Savio and the FSM Win, December 1964; Coda; Afterword: Robert B. Reich; Epilogue: Lynne Hollander Savio; Notes; Bibliography; Index.