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  Zinn, Howard
NameHoward Zinn
, Massachusetts , United States
Born August 24, 1922
DiedJanuary 27, 2010 (87 years)
ContributorThe Oncoming Storm
Last ModifedZeus the Moose
Jan 27, 2010 06:34pm
InfoHoward Zinn is a historian, playwright, and social activist. He was a shipyard worker and Air Force bombardier before he went to college under the GI Bill and received his Ph.D. from Columbia University. He has taught at Spelman College and Boston University, and has been a visiting professor at the University of Paris and the University of Bologna. He has received the Thomas Merton Award, the Eugene V. Debs Award, the Upton Sinclair Award, and the Lannan Literary Award. He lives in Auburndale, Massachusetts.

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Jan 27, 2010 06:00pm Obituary Howard Zinn, historian who challenged status quo, dies at 87  Article Zeus the Moose 

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