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The Nat Hentoff Reader

by Nat Hentoff

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Da Capo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jazz,
  • Modern fiction,
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • American English,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • General,
  • Popular Culture - General,
  • Literary Criticism-American - General,
  • Political Science-General,
  • Political correctness,
  • Social Science / Popular Culture,
  • Literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9630022M
    ISBN 100306810840
    ISBN 109780306810848

    Nathan Irving "Nat" Hentoff (J – January 7, ) was an American historian, novelist, jazz and country music critic, and syndicated columnist for United Media. Career. Hentoff was the jazz critic for The Village Voice from to Born: Nathan Irving Hentoff, J , Boston, . Of all the major jazz artists, Thelonious Monk was one of the most original musical thinkers--nonconformist, idiosyncratic, imaginative, eccentric--in a word, unique. In The Thelonious Monk Reader, Rob van der Bliek has brought together some of the most revealing pieces ever written on Monk, providing a full portrait of the musician and his impact on the jazz world.

    Free speech for me--but not for thee: how the American left and right relentlessly censor each other by Nat Hentoff (Book) 18 editions published between and in English and held by 2, WorldCat member libraries worldwide. The Nat Hentoff Reader: Hentoff, Nat: : Libros. Saltar al contenido principal. Prueba Prime Hola, Identifícate Cuenta y Listas Identifícate Cuenta y Listas Devoluciones y Pedidos Prueba Prime Carrito. Libros Ir Buscar Hola 5/5(2).

      Read this book, and then look for "Free Speech for Me But Not For Thee," also by Nat Hentoff. The real life examples of censorship described therein are a valuable reminder that "The Day They Came to Arrest the Book" may be fiction, but the events they describe are true-to-life.5/5(5). Nat Hentoff. JWR's Pundits: World Editorial Cartoon Showcase Mallard Fillmore Michael Barone 09/01/ Exciting, illuminating book makes the Constitution come alive 07/15/


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Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App/5(5). Nathan Irving "Nat" Hentoff was a historian, novelist, music critic, and syndicated columnist. As a civil libertarian and free-speech activist, he has been described by the Cato Institutewhere he has been a senior fellow since as "one of the foremost authorities on /5.

THE NAT HENTOFF READER Nat Hentoff, Author. Da Capo $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS Buy. In his introduction to Jazz Is, noted jazz critic and long-time jazz fan Nat Hentoff states his purpose: "This book is a selective tribute and guide to the jazz life, the players, and the music.

It is not a chronological or comprehensive history, but rather a personal exploration through /5(14). Get this from a library. The Nat Hentoff reader. [Nat Hentoff] -- A collection of articles drawn from throughout twenty-five years of writing by American columnist Nat Hentoff in which he discusses people, politics, music, and other topics.

The Paperback of the The Nat Hentoff Reader by Nat Hentoff at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. The Washington Post Book World has called Hentoff "an old-fashioned music lover who likes, as Charlie Parker once put it, 'to listen to the stories' that good music tells." Nat Hentoff is a now, for the first time, here are Brand: Hachette Books.

Nat Hentoff has 55 books on Goodreads with ratings. Nat Hentoff’s most popular book is The Day They Came to Arrest the Book. Nat Hentoff, an author, journalist, jazz critic and civil libertarian who called himself a troublemaker and proved it with a shelf of books and a mountain of essays on free speech, wayward.

Award-winning journalist and social commentator Nat Hentoff () was one of the most prolific jazz writers of the ’50s and ’60s, providing liner notes for countless albums, as well as writing or editing several books on jazz, including Hear Me Talkin’ to Ya: The Story of Jazz as Told by the Men Who Made writing appeared in Esquire, Harper’s, and the Village Voice, where Brand: Random House Children's Books.

Looking for books by Nat Hentoff. See all books authored by Nat Hentoff, including The Day They Came to Arrest the Book, and Free Speech for Me--But Not for Thee: How the American Left and Right Relentlessly Censor Each Other, and more on Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Nat Hentoff books online.

Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. The Nat Hentoff Reader. Nat Hentoff. 17 Oct Paperback. US$ Add to basket. Listen To The Stories. Nat Hentoff. 13 Oct Paperback. US$ Add to. Hentoff covers the big-band and bebop eras with style and grace, providing insights into the lives and work of such greats as Duke Ellington, Billie Holliday, Louis Armstrong, and Charlie Parker.

Anyone with even a passing interest in jazz music will appreciate this collection of essays (most previously published in the Wall Street Journal) on its luminaries. Aficionados, especially, will. About Nat Hentoff. Award-winning journalist and social commentator Nat Hentoff () was one of the most prolific jazz writers of the ’50s and ’60s, providing liner notes for countless albums, as well as writing or editing several books on jazz, including Hear Me Talkin’ to Ya.

For instance, Hentoff finds insidious censorship in an incident in which parents disliked a book (Huckleberry Finn) enough to try to remove it from a high-school reading list, and in another case in which a high school sought to compel a student to read an assigned book that the student found offensive.

One might argue that the first case. His most recent book includes SPEAKING FREELY: A MEMOIR, LIVING THE BILL OF RIGHTS and the Nat Hentoff reader. He has a new book coming out this year on the Bill of.

Jazz: New Perspectives On The History Of Jazz By Twelve Of The World's Foremost Jazz Critics And Scholars (A Da Capo paperback) by Nat Hentoff and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at At the Jazz Band Ball also includes Hentoff’s keen, cosmopolitan observations on a wide range of issues.

The book shows how jazz and education are a vital partnership, how free expression is the essence of liberty, and how social justice issues like health care and strong civil rights and liberties keep all the arts—and all members of. Mr. NAT HENTOFF (Author, "Speaking Freely: A Memoir"): Well, it happened so frequently.

I think what I was most maddest about--and it's in the book--when the House and the Senate, back inwere debating a bill that would --at least delay and maybe stop some of the ex--summary execution of disabled children--infants.

Nat Hentoff, Author Alfred A. Knopf $ (p) ISBN   Nat Hentoff, the legendary former jazz critic and columnist for the Village Voice newspaper, died Saturday, Jan.

7,according to multiple news sources. He was His son, Nick Hentoff, confirmed his death in a tweet. “Sad to report the. NAT HENTOFF passed away on January 7, at the age of Funeral Home Services for NAT are being provided by Riverside Memorial Chapel. The obituary was featured in Born:   Award-winning journalist and social commentator Nat Hentoff () was one of the most prolific jazz writers of the ’50s and ’60s, providing liner notes for countless albums, as well as writing or editing several books on jazz, including Hear Me Talkin’ to Ya: The Story of Jazz as Told by the Men Who Made writing appeared in Esquire, Harper’s, and the Village Voice, where 5/5(1).

Nat Hentoff: biography 10 June – Compilations The Nat Hentoff Reader ISBN () Edited volumes Hear Me Talkin’ to Ya: The Story of Jazz by the Men Who Made It (with Nat Shapiro) () Jazz: New Perspectives on the History of Jazz ISBN (with Albert McCarthy) () Black Anti-Semitism and Jewish [ ].