The Voice that Challenged a Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Russell Freedman

Narrated By: Sharon Washington

Publisher: Recorded Books

Date: May 2005

Duration: 2 hours 20 minutes

Summary:

Winner of the Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award, The Voice That Challenged a Nation is an inspiring biography. In the 1930s, black singer Marian Anderson was not allowed to perform at Constitution Hall. But with help from Eleanor Roosevelt, Anderson staged an amazing concert at the Lincoln Memorial and became an activist for civil rights.

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