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Public contact: Abby Yochelson (202) 707-2138

December 19, 2003

Public Service Announcement: 30 Seconds

AWARD-WINNING JOURNALIST AND AUTHOR JIM CARRIER WILL DISCUSS HIS NEW BOOK, "A TRAVELER’S GUIDE TO THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT," AT THE LIBRARY OF CONGRESS ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 2, AT NOON IN THE MADISON BUILDING.

THE BOOK FEATURES FAMOUS HISTORIC LANDMARKS AS WELL AS LESSER-KNOWN PLACES, INCLUDING SLAVE AUCTION SITES, SCHOOLS AND HOMES, PRIMARILY IN THE SOUTH. THE LECTURE IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A BOOK SIGNING. CALL 202-707-2138 FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

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PR 03-215
12/19/03
ISSN 0731-3527

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