Resist : On This Day, A History of Protest in America

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Zest author/illustrator Shing Yin Khor, whose protest art went viral online after the 2016 election, creates 365 pieces of inspiring art as she explores American protest movements in the 20th and 21st centuries one day at a time. Each page includes a piece of art and a brief description of protests that took place on that day in history. Major protests are covered, such as the suffragettes movement, The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, anti-Vietnam War protests, The Solidarity Day March, equal rights marches, LGBTQ protests, The Million Man March, Black Lives Matter, and many others. Resist covers lesser known regional marches and protests as well. There are inspirational quotes and famous speeches from the "disrupters" who have made a difference. A very diverse range of social, political and racial marches and protests is covered.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 400 pages
  • 152 x 229mm
  • Zest Books
  • San Francisco, United States
  • English
  • illustrated throughout
  • 1942186460
  • 9781942186465

About Shing Yin Khor

Shing Yin Khor is a cartoonist and installation artist. Her work has been published in The Toast, The Nib, Upworthy, Huffington Post, and Bitch Magazine. She makes the road trip adventure comic Tiny Adventure Journal, and the tender queer science fiction comic Center for Otherworld Science. She is also the author of The American Dream? A Journey on Route 66 Discovering Dinosaur Statues, Mufflier Men, and the Perfect Breakfast Burrito published by Zest Books. She lives in Los Angeles.
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