Tamara Payne

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Tamara Payne served as Les Payne’s principal researcher. She lives in New York.
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The Dead Are Arising: The Life of Malcolm X

ISBN 9781631491665 Liveright / W. W. Norton & Company

Les Payne, the renowned Pulitzer Prize–winning investigative journalist, embarked in 1990 on a nearly thirty-year-long quest to interview anyone he could find who had actually known Malcolm X—all living siblings of the Malcolm Little family, classmates, street friends, cellmates, Nation of Islam figures, FBI moles and cops, and political leaders around the world. More about this book >

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Tamara Payne

Tamara Payne served as Les Payne’s principal researcher. She lives in New York.

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