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Books Books 21 - 30 of about 48 related to What a Book Can Do: The Publication and Reception of Silent Spring.   

Langston Hughes and the Chicago Defender: Essays on Race, Politics, and ...

Langston Hughes - Literary Collections - 1995 - 261 pages
A collection of columns written by Langston Hughes between 1942 and 1962 for the "Chicago Defender," offering his views on international race relations, Jim Crow, the South ...
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In the African-American Grain: Call-and-response in Twentieth-century Black ...

John F. Callahan - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 280 pages
An exploration of the impact of African-American oral storytelling techniques on modern and contemporary fiction. This book shows how African-American writers have used the ...
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Popular Fronts: Chicago and African-American Cultural Politics, 1935-46

Bill Mullen - History - 1999 - 242 pages
"In a stunning revision of radical politics during the Popular Front period, Bill Mullen redefines the cultural renaissance of the 1930s and early 1940s as the fruit of an ...
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Conjure Tales and Stories of the Color Line

Charles Waddell Chesnutt - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 278 pages
Gathers stories that reflected changing racial attitudes in America, probed the psychological depths of southern blacks, and gave literary voice to the broad range of the ...
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On Gwendolyn Brooks: Reliant Contemplation

Stephen Caldwell Wright - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 286 pages
A reassessment of the art and achievements of the first black author to win the Pulitzer Prize
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