By W. E. B. Du Bois,Henry Louis Jr. Gates,Wilson J. Moses
In Black folks Then and Now, W. E. B. Du Bois embarks on a project to right the omissions, misinterpretations, and planned lies he detected in past depictions of black historical past. An exemplary revisionist exploration of background and sociology, this essay displays Du Bois's lifelong challenge to carry to mild the truths of Black background and divulge the African peoples' noble heritage.
W. E. B. Du Bois writes broadly concerning the colour line, which he believed on the time of book to be the defining challenge of the 20th century. In 1946, following the Holocaust, Du Bois revised his arguments, reshaping them into the narrative we discover on the planet and Africa. With a chain advent by way of editor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and an advent via Wilson Moses, this variation is key for someone drawn to African American history.
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Black Folk Then and Now (The Oxford W.E.B. Du Bois): An Essay in the History and Sociology of the Negro Race (The Oxford W. E. B. Du Bois) by W. E. B. Du Bois,Henry Louis Jr. Gates,Wilson J. Moses