Works Cited & Consulted:

“Mary Did you Know?” by Mark Lowry and Buddy Green (1996).

I first learned about the “Defiant Requiem” from a sermon the Rev. Amy Butler preached titled “And Hear the Angels Sing.” Sermon was preached December 15, 2013 at Calvary Baptist Church in Washington, DC.

I learned more about the Defiant Requiem from:

The Defiant Requiem Foundation, https://www.defiantrequiem.org.

“Defiant Requiem: Voices of Resistance,” http://www.pbs.org/program/defiant-requiem-voices-resistance/, April 7, 2013.