Death of Julius Lester

January 27, 1939 - January 18, 2018
Belchertown, Massachusetts | Age 78

Author of award-winning children's book "To Be a Slave"…
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Julius Lester, an author, musician, civil rights activist and university professor who made a late-life conversion to Judaism, has died, according to The Associated Press. He was 78. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

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