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At the Jazz Band Ball: Sixty Years on the Jazz Scene

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Nat Hentoff, renowned jazz critic, civil liberties activist, and fearless contrarian "I m a Jewish atheist civil-libertarian pro-lifer" has lived through much of jazz s history and has known many of jazz s most important figures, often as friend and confidant. Hentoff has been a tireless advocate for the neglected parts of jazz history, including forgotten sidemen and -wom ...more
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Published June 1st 2010 by University of California Press
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Nathan Irving "Nat" Hentoff is a historian, novelist, music critic, and syndicated columnist. As a civil libertarian and free-speech activist, he has been described by the Cato Institute—where he has been a senior fellow since 2009—as "one of the foremost authorities on the First Amendment" to the U.S. Constitution. He was a staff writer for The New Yorker for over 25 years, and was formerly a col ...more
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