John Egerton (journalist)

John Egerton (June 14, 1935 — November 21, 2013) was an American journalist and author known for his writing on the Civil Rights Movement, Southern food, history of the South, and Southern culture.

Egerton wrote or edited approximately twenty non-fiction books and one "contemporary fable". He also contributed chapters to numerous other volumes and wrote scores of articles in newspapers and magazines. Egerton was a participant and writer for many projects and conferences dealing with education, desegregation, civil rights, and the American South; particularly its food. Among his best-known books are "The Americanization of Dixie", "Generations: An American Family", "Southern Food: At Home, on the Road, in History", and "Speak Now Against the Day: The Generation before the Civil Rights Movement in the South".

Egerton's ''Speak Now Against the Day: The Generation Before the Civil Rights Movement in the South'' won the Robert F. Kennedy Book Award. He also wrote ''Southern Food: At Home, On the Road, In History'' and coedited ''Nashville: An American Self-Portrait'', a look at his adopted city to in the 1960s. In June 2013, five months before his own death, Egerton spoke at the memorial service for preacher and civil rights activist Will D. Campbell. Provided by Wikipedia
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by Egerton, John.
Published 1993
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by Egerton, John.
Published 1983
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by Egerton, John.
Published 1970
...Egerton, John. Mind to stay here; profiles from the South....
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by Egerton, John.
Published 1974
...Egerton, John. Americanization of Dixie: the Southernization of America. [1st ed.]....
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by Egerton, John.
Published 1987
...Egerton, John. Southern food. First edition...
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by Egerton, John.
Published 1976
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by Egerton, John.
Published 1979
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by Egerton, John.
Published 1990
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by Egerton, John.
Published 1971
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by Egerton, John.
Published 1973
...Egerton, John. Promise of progress....
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by Egerton, John.
Published 1977
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by Egerton, John.
Published 1968
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by Egerton, John.
Published 1987
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by Egerton, John.
Published 1971
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