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Title:
Black lives : essays in African American biography
Author:
Conyers, James L.
Publication Information:
Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xvi, 222 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Maulana Karenga, Kawaida, and phenomenology : an intellectual study / Vinnette Carroll : African American director and playwright / Higher than the eagle : the legacy of General Daniel "Chappie" James, Jr. / Shaping of a public biography : Richard Allen and the African Methodist Episcopal church / Outlaw women and Toni Morrison's communities / Bessie Head : the idealist / Working toward the betterment of the community : Elizabeth Ross Haynes / Black composer speaks : William Levi Dawson / Keeping truth on my side : Maria Stewart / Through Trinbagonian eyes : self-portrait of a Caribbean country / Life ain't been no crystal stair : the rhetoric of autobiography in black female slave narratives / Literary biographical profiles as teaching tools in a university black history course / Intellectual aesthetic for black adult education : Malcolm X / Dr. James Emman Kwegyir Aggrey of Achimota : preacher, scholar, teacher, and gentleman / Bothersome biography : Emmett Jay Scott
Reading Level:
1370 Lexile.
Added Author:
ISBN:
9780765603296

9780765603302
Format :
Book