Contributor biographical information for Ripples of hope : great American civil rights speeches / edited by Josh Gottheimer ; foreword by Bill Clinton ; afterword by Mary Frances Berry.

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Joshua Gottheimer is a summa cum laude graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and a student at Harvard Law School. A former Sir John and Lady Thouron Fellow at Pembroke College, Oxford, he is now a candidate for a doctor of philosophy in modern history there. From 1998 to 2001 he was the special assistant, speechwriter, and staff director to former president Bill Clinton. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Minorities -- Civil rights -- United States -- History -- Sources.
Civil rights movements -- United States -- History -- Sources.
United States -- Race relations -- Sources.
United States -- Ethnic relations -- Sources.
United States -- Social conditions -- Sources.
Speeches, addresses, etc., American.