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2011-2012 Speaker Series
The Help: FACT and FICTION


The Help


Dattel has been addressing audiences across the North and South, providing revealing insights about the complexity of race as a supplement to The Help's fictional account. His Cotton and Race in the Making of America is a necessary guide to events in The Help. In addition, he has sponsored oral history projects with elderly black women in Mississippi. Read more about "The Help: FACT and FICTION" speaking tour


April 15, 2010


North Shore Civil War Roundtable, Huntington, New York

Barnes & Noble Book Store


Author with Richard Welch (left) Andrew Athanas (right) (click on the photo for more)