Icon: Stetson Kennedy
Writer, human rights crusader, folklorist. Deceased August 27, 2011, age of 94.
Stetson Kennedy [Photo: Kelly LaDuke]
It's been a hand-to-mouth career, and I don't recommend it when I'm talking to university and high school students. I'm quick to tell them I don't recommend that sort of ... crusading journalism. There's no money in it.
My first wife, I married a girl from Key West, Edith. Edith Ogden. Edith Ogden-Aguilar ... she was always begging me to please write just one best seller. And then go back to world-saving.
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