The African American Experience

Black History and Culture Through Original Speeches, Letters, Editorials, Poems, Songs, and Stories

by Kai Wright

Paperback, 736 pages, Black Dog & Leventhal Pub, List Price: $22.95 | purchase

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The African American Experience
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Black History and Culture Through Original Speeches, Letters, Editorials, Poems, Songs, and Stories
Author
Kai Wright

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A treasure trove of original documents on African-American history and culture includes memoirs, speeches, songs, letters, and literary works, along with laws, court opinions, and other materials on the subject, with contributions from Malcolm X, Martin Luther King, Jr., Frederick Douglass, Alice Walker, Toni Morrison, Wynton Marsalis, and others. Reprint.