Civil wars

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Beacon Press, 1981 - History - 188 pages
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Essays, letters, and speeches consider Black feminism, education, and the nature of poetry, as well as the problems of ghetto school systems, police violence, and racial riots

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User Review  - Alisa - Goodreads

June Jordan wrote these essays about events that took place 40 or 50 years ago; she could have been writing about yesterday. The essays speak of an imperialist war, the crisis in education for low ... Read full review

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Jordan seamlessly blends memoir, journalism and cultural criticism in this series of essays. Read full review


Testimony 1964
Letter to Michael 1964
Letter to R Buckminster Fuller 1964

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About the author (1981)

Jordan was Professor of African American Studies at the University of California, Berkeley,