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Benjamin Hedin

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Benjamin Hedin's fiction, essays, and interviews have been published by a number of publications, including \_The Atlantic, The New Yorker, Slate, The Nation, The Chicago Tribune, Poets and Writers, Salmagundi, The Georgia Review, The Gettysburg Review,\_ and \_Radio Silence\_. He is also the producer and author of a forthcoming documentary titled **The Blues House**[Your text to link here...](http://blueshouse.com/ ""). This movie tells the story of the search for two forgotten blues singers, carried out in Mississippi in June of 1964, during some of the most violent days of the civil rights movement. Hedin's new book is titled \_[In Search of the Movement: The Struggle for Civil Rights Then and Now](http://www.blogcitylights.com/2015/04/21/excerpts-from-in-search-of-the-movement-the-struggle-for-civil-rights-then-and-now/ "").\_ Follow this author on [Twitter](https://twitter.com/benjaminhedin "").