Voices of a People's History
Voices of a People's History


June 20, 2016 - June 21, 2017
35th Anniversary edition of Zinn’s ‘A People’s History of the United States’
Now available, featuring an extensive new introduction by Anthony Arnove.

June 16, 2016 - June 16, 2017
Voices in the Classroom: Teaching Resource Guide
Now available: a new curriculum and teaching resource guide developed by Voices of a People's History of the US.

June 15, 2016 - June 16, 2017
Stephen Rea Hosts The People Speak Ireland
June 5th: Round Room at the Mansion House, Dublin, Ireland.

May 25, 2012 - May 25, 2013
Englewood Lends Voice to History Project
Students' performance 'Englewood Speaks' the culmination of months of work since actor Matt Damon paid a visit

January 25, 2012 - January 25, 2014
TimeOut Chicago Features Voices
Live show is "Pick of the Week"

January 7, 2012 - February 1, 2012
Who’s in the Chicago cast Jan 31?

September 1, 2011 - June 30, 2012
About Chicago Voices 2011-2012

September 1, 2011 - June 30, 2012
Chicago Voices Educators Toolkit
What's in it and how do I get one?

January 25, 2011 - January 26, 2013
Lupe Fiasco joins the cast of “The People Speak, Live!” in Chicago, Jan 31

September 19, 2010
The Observer: Colin Firth and star-studded cast deliver a British history lesson

January 27, 2010
Howard Zinn, 1922-2010

December 9, 2009
CNN: Matt Damon makes history “Speak”

November 20, 2009
‘The People Speak’ and Emory Listens

November 18, 2009
Lupe Fiasco, DMC visit Penn for The People Speak tour

November 13, 2009
Matt Damon, Howard Zinn, and Eric Foner speak at Cooper Union

November 12, 2009
Lupe Fiasco and guests let “The People Speak”

November 11, 2009
Lupe Fiasco Gets Political
CampusProgress reports from D.C.

November 10, 2009
Student report from The People Speak Live @ BU
"I didn't stop being impressed for two hours"

November 6, 2009
“I like to be involved in material that means something to me and my time”
David Strathairn on The People Speak

November 4, 2009
Kerry Washington, Voices Advisory Board member, named to President Obama’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities

November 3, 2009
Matt Damon and The People Speak
A New York Times profile

August 5, 2009
More great press from TCA
TV Week tells the whole story

August 3, 2009
From the Television Critics Association
CNN, New York Daily News, Associated Press, and more!

May 13, 2009
Zinn on Democracy Now!
Exclusive clips from The People Speak

April 16, 2009
Documentary makes History
High profile "People" to power project

April 16, 2009
History recruits celebrities for documentary
Damon, Brolin among those in "People Speak"

March 12, 2009
Alternet on Voices, with Howard Zinn interview
"Groundbreaking show" at Mission High School

February 28, 2009
Chronicle reviews Voices at Mission High
"A very San Francisco affair"

January 24, 2009
Wyclef Jean blogs about Sundance
"Shout out to my boy Howard! We had a good time!"

January 22, 2009
Lots of coverage of Voices at Sundance
Three 2009 Oscar® nominees in one performance!

January 6, 2009
Variety puts the spotlight on Voices at Sundance 2009
Music performances, readings highlight ASCAP

December 2, 2008
Danny Glover on CNN talks about The People Speak (with a sneak peak!)

November 27, 2008
The Guardian (UK) blogs about Voices and The People Speak

October 24, 2008
Colin Firth: Voices “celebration of the enduring spirit of dissent in America”

October 22, 2008
Capital High students and alums gather to perform, gain insight from words of past

October 22, 2008
Josh Brolin and Eddie Vedder discuss The People Speak and more…

October 12, 2008
Josh Brolin discusses The People Speak in the Los Angeles Times

October 10, 2008
Library Lounge: “This should be required reading for all high school students.”

October 3, 2008
Boulder Weekly feature on Howard Zinn + Boulder Voices October 8

October 3, 2008
Howard Zinn’s “Voices” project comes to Boulder

October 2, 2008
Broadway World on Voices at Hip Hop Theater Festival October 1

October 2, 2008
Putting history to hip-hop

October 2, 2008
Westword preview of Boulder Voices October 8

October 1, 2008
Photos from Voices at Hip Hop Theater Festival October 1

September 10, 2008
Books That Made a Difference to Josh Brolin

September 4, 2008
Hip-Hop Theatre Festival features Voices performance
with Tim Robbins, Suheir Hammad, Black Thought, Staceyann Chin, Lili Taylor, and other special guests

August 27, 2008
New York Times.com’s David Carr on “The People Speak” in Denver
The Carpetbagger: Acting on History

July 4, 2008
“Voices of a People’s History” on Democracy Now!

May 18, 2008
Voices of a People’s History is a big hit in Portland, Oregon

January 26, 2008
Dramatic Voices of Dissent
Celebrities film Zinn’s ‘The People Speak’

January 22, 2008
‘People’s History’ Film Project Draws Stars, Drama

November 15, 2007
Bruce Springsteen raves about Howard Zinn