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Up Against the Ivy Wall: A History of the Columbia Crisis Jerry Lewis Avorn

Up Against the Ivy Wall: A History of the Columbia Crisis

Jerry Lewis Avorn

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ISBN : 9780689702365
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Dr Avorn was born 2/13/48 in NYC & grew up in Rockaway, Queens. While attending Columbia during the tumultuous opposition to the Vietnam War & American civil rights movement, he distinguished himself as a leading activist against the VietnamMoreDr Avorn was born 2/13/48 in NYC & grew up in Rockaway, Queens. While attending Columbia during the tumultuous opposition to the Vietnam War & American civil rights movement, he distinguished himself as a leading activist against the Vietnam War with his investigative journalism for the Columbia Daily Spectator. In the summer of 69, he wrote Up Against the Ivy Wall with fellow Spectator journalists about the Columbia campus uprisings.PrefaceIntroductionPrologueThe academic guerrillasHoram expecta venietThe second frontEnter Alan WestinDick Greemans bloody noseThe liberated lifeBullshitA bitter pillAmnesty or bustAll necessary precautions...Exit Alan WestinAmorphatoriumDeja vuAppendix 1: Reflections on student radicalism/ Herbert A. DeaneAppendix 2: Symbols of the revolution/ Mark RuddChronologyCast of CharactersIndex