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Concerto for Viola

Viola Liuzzo was murdered on March 25, 1965 between Selma, Alabama and Montgomery, but it was the why of her death that led to her sainthood. I was a junior at Alton High School, rehearsing for the musical Wonderful Town, … Continue reading

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All of the Above

August 26, 2013 Fifty years ago this week I was fifteen years old. It was one of the worst weeks in my family‚Äôs history, as my already brooding and violent father was seething at events in Washington, D.C. We knew … Continue reading

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