N|150 Nebraska Lectures: John Sorensen

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04/02/2019 Added
2 Plays


Audio podcast. Video of entire presentation with captions may be viewed here: https://youtu.be/4cG2zfn0lbo. John Sorensen speaks on "Grace and Edith Abbott: Nebraska's Social Justice Sisters." Sorensen is a Grace Abbott scholar and friend of the university with an extensive background in theater, film and literature. As the founding director of the Abbott Sisters Project, he has brought various mediums together to highlight and honor Grace and Edith. Sorensen has authored or edited three books about the sisters, including his most recent, "A Sister's Memory," which won the 2016 Nebraska Book Award for nonfiction historical biography.

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