Black Intellectuals: Race and Responsibility in American Life. [Signed and Inscribed by John Hope Franklin]
This copy signed and inscribed by John Hope Franklin, the esteemed historian of Black American history, who wrote the Foreword. Alexander Crummell, Frederick Douglass, Anna Cooper, W.E.B. Du Bois, Alain Locked are but a few of the luminaries and Black scholars and artists discussed. This landmark work reveals the complex and vital role of African Americans in the United States…Full in historical scope and cultural vision, Black /intellectuals also illuminates facets of American history such as African tribal traditions, American Slavery; black schools, churches, politics, and popular culture. (From the dust jacket).
Description: Black Intellectuals: Race and Responsibility in American Life. [Signed and Inscribed by John Hope Franklin]
New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 1996. Likely Book Club Edition. xvi, 335 pages + 16 leaves of portrait photographs. Publisher’s binding; Near fine save for light foxing to edges; in a Fine dust jacket.