36 minutes | Oct 26, 2020

A People's History of the United States

Welcome to another episode of the Bowie Book Club, where wild speculation and grasping for straws about Bowie’s favorite books has reigned supreme since 2016. This time we read A People's History of the United States by Howard Zinn, who's not really down with the SYSTEM, MAAAAAAN. (And apologies for the audio issues at the end - it's the Man trying to keep us down!) Subscribe! iTunes | RSS | Stitcher Follow us! (Not in a creepy way) Twitter Facebook Instagram Web Presence Stuff we Mentioned Kirkus Review of A People's History The amazing These Truths by Jill Lepore An Indigenous People's History of the United States by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz A Black Women's History of the United States by Daina Ramey Berry and Kali Nicole Gross Studs Terkel's oral histories: Working and The Good War McNally Jackson Books - buy books from your local bookstore!! TruthOut - alternate news source Kristianne read Girl, Woman, Other by Bernadine Evaristo this month Greg read (and loved) The Good Lord Bird by James McBride this month, who also wrote Deacon King Kong, which Greg read (and loved) earlier this year. What's Up Next The Street by Ann Petry What Song Did We Choose? and here's notes on Bowie's record "Reality" from our bible - Pushing Ahead of the Dame
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