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Howard Zinn Event on February 6 Cancelled

Celebration of Life

Howard Zinn, the author of "A People's History of the United States" and several other books has died. The Boston Herald reports he suffered a heart attack in Santa Monica, California. Zinn was 87.

He was a longtime professor at Boston University. He published book on the Vietnam War , as well as other books on history and American society. But it was his 1980 book "A People's History of the United States" and its follow-up, "Voices of a People's History of the United States," that made him required reading.

For the Evergreen community who purchased tickets for the scheduled February 6th event at Evergreen. The refund process fairly simple.

If you purchased a ticket at the Evergreen Bookstore, Rainy Day Records, Ted Brown Music Company, Wall of Sound or any QFC, the refunds are processed at the point of purchase. The ticket must be returned to receive the a refund.

If you purchased a ticket by phone or online at, please call TicketsWest directly at (800) 992-8499 to process your refund.


Jason Wettstein Media & Community Relations Manager
The Evergreen State College
(360) 867-5213