Mary E. King

Dr. Mary E. King

  • 2003
  • Jamnalal Bajaj Award for Promoting Gandhian Values Outside India
B.A.M.B.A.(USA),Ph.D. (U.K.) Is a prize-winning author, political scientist, and a well known civil rights leader in the USA. Was, as a student, one of the few white participants in the U.S. civil rights movement working alongside Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in the crusade for racial justice. Won a 1988 Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Book Award for her book "Freedom Song: A Personal Story of the 1960s Civil Rights Movement" (1987). The four years she spent at the vortex of the .... Read More