Letter From Birmingham Jail
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Letter From Birmingham Jail

Author
Martin Luther King
Year Published:
1963
Language:
English
Genre:
Open Letter
Description:

He wrote the letter from prison, where he had been arrested for taking part in protests and marches in Birmingham, Alabama. Dr. King addresses eight clergymen who had published an open letter criticizing the actions of King and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) for their actions in Birmingham.