Louisiana State Univ Pr Books
Books editi da Louisiana State Univ Pr con argomento African American Civil Rights Workers
The Education of a Black Radical
Giovanni Nikki (FRW)
edizioni Louisiana State Univ Pr collana Louisiana State Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2009
"A strong, uncompromising voice that dreams of a better America, Judge Bailey has experienced the ugliness of both racism and fear. Yet he has not stepped back. What a wonderful life to share." -- Nikki Giovanni, from her ForewordWhen four black college students refused to leave the whites-only lunch counter of a Greensboro,...
From Slave to Statesman
Gates Henry Louis (FRW)
edizioni Louisiana State Univ Pr collana Louisiana State Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2016
In the 1980s, Willis McGlascoe Carter's handwritten memoir turned up unexpectedly in a mid-western antique shop. Its twenty-two pages told a fascinating story of a man born into slavery in Virginia who, at the onset of freedom, attended school, became a teacher, started a family, and edited a newspaper. Even his life...