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African American eras

African American eras

Contemporary times

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Published by UXL in Detroit .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesContemporary times
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE185.615 .A5923 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationv. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24489164M
ISBN 101414435916, 1414435924, 1414435932, 1414435940, 1414435959
ISBN 109781414435916, 9781414435923, 9781414435930, 9781414435947, 9781414435954
LC Control Number2009047215

The material listed below touches on major themes from the period, including black mobility, political activity, the transition to wage and contract labor, white violence and black response are a few of the areas represented in the collections.A - F | G - ZCornelia Augusta Gilman Baldwin diaries, Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral, written by Phillis Wheatley, an enslaved Bostonian, is published in that city. It is the first book written by an African American woman published in the United States and only the second book in the nation's history authored by a woman to be published. Art and Literature: Colonial America.

African American literature, body of literature written by Americans of African descent. Beginning in the pre-Revolutionary War period, African American writers have engaged in a creative, if often contentious, dialogue with American letters. The result is a literature rich in expressive subtlety and social insight, offering illuminating assessments of American identities and history.   The author of American freedom in wrote of American slavery as a necessary evil in this book, widely regarded as the most important political portrait of .

From plantation journals, estate accounts, diaries and slave lists, scholars have reconstructed black family life, religious culture, work patterns, and social structure from primary source materials from the era of slavery that were authored by those other than slaves themselves. The collections listed below reflect the importance of non-slave sources in the documentation of . Almost three out of four African-American babies today are the children of unmarried parents. Many grow up without much if any involvement by dads. Some observers say the main reason is the residue of slavery. Others criticize current moral deficiencies. Ismael Hernandez, founder and executive director of the Freedom & Virtue Institute, blames neither 19th century evil norAuthor: Ismael Hernandez.


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