W.E.B. DU BOIS (1868–1963) is regarded as one of the most influential Black leaders of the twentieth century, and his seminal work, The Souls of Black Folk, first published in 1903, is considered one of the most important works in the African American literary canon. Du Bois later went on to help create the premier civil rights organization, the NAACP, and moved to New York in 1910 to found The Crisis, the association’s magazine.
Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books On Sale: September 14, 2004 Price: $14.00
INTRODUCTION BY ARNOLD RAMPERSAD, cognizant dean for humanities at Stanford University.
The Quest of the Silver Fleecewas the first novel to come from world-famous sociologist and civil-rights leader W.E.B. Du Bois. A controversial title of its time, the novel chronicles the complex interactions between Northern financing and Southern politics as it...
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