Bettye Collier-Thomas is Professor of History at Temple University and a fellow at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. She is the author of Daughters of Thunder: Black Women Preachers and Their Sermons and the editor (with V. P. Franklin) of Sisters in the Struggle: African American Women in the Civil Rights–Black Power Movement. She lives in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.
Format: Hardcover, 736 pages
Publisher: Knopf On Sale: February 2, 2010 Price: $37.50
Winner of the 2011 Darlene Clark Hine Award Winner of the National Women's Political Caucus 2010 Exceptional Merit in Media Award
“The Negroes must have Jesus, Jobs, and Justice,” declared Nannie Helen Burroughs, a nationally known figure among black and white leaders and an architect of the Woman’s Convention of the National Baptist...
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