Books by Sylvie Laurent

Released: Dec. 7, 2018

"King's analysis of social issues, as delineated in Laurent's useful reappraisal, seems as relevant today."
In her debut book, Laurent (American Studies/Paris Institute of Political Studies) draws on extensive research into Martin Luther King Jr.'s writings, speeches, and papers as well as archival and published sources to make a strong argument that his campaign for social justice went beyond race to encompass broad, transformative social and economic changes for all poor Americans. Read full book review >