J. Anthony Lukas
country of citizenship:
United States of America
educated at: Harvard University
award received: John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, George Polk Award, Pulitzer Prize for Investigative Reporting, Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction, National Book Award, National Book Award for Nonfiction
Jay Anthony Lukas, (April 25, 1933 – June 5, 1997), was an American journalist and author, probably best known for his 1985 book Common Ground: A Turbulent Decade in the Lives of Three American Families. Common Ground is a classic study of race relations, class conflict, and school busing in Boston, Massachusetts, as seen through the eyes of three families: one upper-middle-class white, one working-class white, and one working-class African-American.
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