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Three Black Generations at the Crossroads

Lois Benjamin

Three Black Generations at the Crossroads

Community, Culture, and Consciousness

by Lois Benjamin

  • 67 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Black studies,
  • Black American Sociology,
  • Blacks In The U.S,
  • Social Science,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Cultural Heritage,
  • United States - General,
  • History / United States / General,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • 20th century,
  • African Americans,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Intergenerational relations,
  • Social conditions,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10721820M
    ISBN 100742560007
    ISBN 109780742560000

    The Black Sun Press was an English language press noted for publishing the early works of many modernist writers including Hart Crane, D. H. Lawrence, Archibald MacLeish, Ernest Hemingway, and Eugene enjoyed the greatest longevity among the several expatriate presses founded in Paris during the s, publishing nearly three times as many titles as did Edward Titus under his Black Founder: Harry Crosby, Caresse Crosby. Below, an L.A.-centric except from the book concerning Tom Waits and the Troubadour in West Hollywood. Jackson will be reading from Rock at the Crossroads at Book Soup tonight, Tues., Dec. 3.

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