Lasana Sekou in Oxford Poetry Book Articles

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Serious people from around the world are starting to take a closer look

at the quality of writers, books, and a national literature coming out of St. Martin.

 Lasana M. Sekou                                                                                                                                    Frank Martinus Arion

 

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Lasana Sekou in Oxford Poetry Book 

and Caribbean Encyclopedia

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John Hope Franklin WPSU Booknotes Articles

John Hope Franklin WPSU Booknotes

   

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 When Franklin visited Penn State, in 1999 to receive an honorary doctorate,  I asked him to sign my copy of the eighth edition, but he declined because of an ongoing dispute with the publisher.  I believe part of the conflict had to do with his refusal to “modernize.”

 

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Freedoms Journal Book Review Articles

Freedoms Journal Book Review

   

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Freedom’s Journal is a comprehensive study of the first

African-A=merican newspaper, which was founded in

the first half of the 19th Century

 

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Books by Jacqueline Bacon

 

The Humblest May Stand Forth  / Freedom’s Journal: The First African-American Newspaper

 

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Four Books by Marvin X Articles

Four Books by Marvin X

   

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People who know Marvin X already know him as a peripatetic, outspoken, irreverent,

poetic “crazy nigger,” whose pen is continually and forever out-of-control.

 

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Book Review Manana Articles

Book Review Manana

   

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 Instead of the “three selfs” of missionary theoreticians, e.g., self-support,

self-government, self-propagation, the people of the South have opted

for self-interpretation and self-theologizing

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Books By Justo L. Gonzalez

 

The Story of Christianity / Church History / Hispanic Christian Thought  / An Introduction to Hispanic Preaching

 

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Books on Africans and Indians Articles

Books on Africans and Indians

   

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In 1907, the Indian Territory became the State of Oklahoma. To qualify

for the payments and land allotments set aside for the Five Civilized Tribes,

 the former slaves of these nations had to apply for official enrollment

 

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Africans and Seminoles

From Removal to Emancipation

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Books by Al Young Articles

Books by Al Young

   

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The surface of the book is bright and clear, written as it is in the black idiom, with underpinnings

rich in emotional tones. Sitting Pretty covers one year in the life of the narrator. The book

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