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The Space Race

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English professor Joe Essid’s course “The Space Race” explores the Moon Landing through the lenses of fiction, journalism, documentary, and dramatic film. Essid is Director of the Writing Center.

Essid can discuss the unity of the nation and drive to fulfill Kennedy’s promise of putting a man on the moon.

He can also speak about Russia’s space program.

Contact Lindsey Campbell ( to connect with him today.