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John Dittmer

John Dittmer, Fillmore, Indiana, is the author of Black Georgia in the Progressive Era, 1900-1920 and Local People: The Struggle for Civil Rights in Mississippi , which was awarded the Bancroft Prize. He has taught in the history departments at Tougaloo College, Brown University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and DePauw University, where he is professor emeritus.