Monday, April 15, 2013

Gilbert King's DEVIL IN THE GROVE Wins Pulitzer Prize!

A gripping true story about murder, rape, racism, and the law, Gilbert King’s Devil in the Grove follows one of America’s most heated court cases, and paints a rare, unparalleled portrait of Thurgood Marshall, arguably the greatest American lawyer of 20th century. Just as he was about to bring the landmark suit Brown v. Board of Education to the Supreme Court, Marshall risked his life to save a young black man slated for the electric chair—exonerating him, against all odds, from dying for a crime he did not commit.  

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