John O. Killens

Bio: Author John O. Killens is best known for penning the Pulitzer Prize-nominated novel Then We Heard the Thunder in 1963. The former law-school student began his writing career following a stint in the Army during WW II. Most of his books examined racism in America and called African Americans to fight for their rights. He wrote his first screenplay, Odds Against… More

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