Hodding Carter (1907-1972)

UNCP Author/Contributor (non-UNCP co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
Dr.. Mark Canada, Dean, College of Arts and Sciences (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Pembroke (UNCP )
Web Site: http://www.uncp.edu/academics/library

Abstract: One of the most prominent Southern newspaper editors of his era, Hodding Carter, Jr., crusaded against Louisiana politician Huey Long and racial discrimination. A recipient of a 1946 Pulitzer Prize for his journalism, Carter also distinguished himself as a writer, earning a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1945 and publishing numerous books of history, biography, fiction, and poetry.

Additional Information

Publication
Language: English
Date: 2006
Keywords
Carter, Hodding, 1907-1972, Newspaper Editors - Biography, Journalists - Biography, Civil Rights Movement - United States