Let Nobody Turn Us Around: Voices on Resistance, Reform, and Renewal an African American Anthology
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Let Nobody Turn Us Around: Voices on Resistance, Reform, and Renewal an African American Anthology

by
4.13 of 5 stars 4.13  ·  rating details  ·  67 ratings  ·  3 reviews
This anthology of black writers traces the evolution of African-American perspectives throughout American history, from the early years of slavery to the end of the 20th century. The essays, manifestos, interviews, and documents assembled here, contextualized with critical commentaries from Marable and Mullings, introduce the reader to the character and important controver...more
Hardcover, 598 pages
Published December 15th 1999 by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Let Nobody Turn Us Around, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Let Nobody Turn Us Around

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 293)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Tamika
Manning Marable was my professor in college, so I was forced to buy the book for his class. But I'm so happy that it is part of my collection. I still refer to this book today.
Rebecca
Source documents in African American history. I read this by myself, but I would really like to take a class and read it with a professor's guidance and commentary.
Novellway
Excellent, excellent read. I am reading this title again right now
Rassaq
Rassaq marked it as to-read
Sep 14, 2014
Jomara Rogers
Jomara Rogers marked it as to-read
Sep 14, 2014
Janice Garcia
Janice Garcia marked it as to-read
Sep 10, 2014
Bryan Santiago
Bryan Santiago marked it as to-read
Sep 05, 2014
Clyde Bodden
Clyde Bodden marked it as to-read
Sep 03, 2014
Harriet Garner
Harriet Garner marked it as to-read
Sep 02, 2014
Alex
Alex marked it as to-read
Sep 01, 2014
Suzan Rosita
Suzan Rosita marked it as to-read
Aug 31, 2014
Shay
Shay marked it as to-read
Aug 24, 2014
Christopher Goins
Christopher Goins marked it as to-read
Aug 23, 2014
Felicia
Felicia marked it as to-read
Aug 20, 2014
Shad
Shad added it
Aug 10, 2014
Kamila
Kamila added it
Jul 31, 2014
brokentapedeck
brokentapedeck marked it as to-read
Aug 17, 2014
Jasmine Jones
Jasmine Jones marked it as to-read
Jul 16, 2014
Honorable Azis
Honorable Azis marked it as to-read
Jul 13, 2014
China
China added it
Jul 09, 2014
Natalie
Natalie marked it as to-read
Jul 01, 2014
Sachi Carson
Sachi Carson marked it as to-read
Jun 25, 2014
« previous 1 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
107079
Manning Marable was an American professor of public affairs, history and African-American Studies at Columbia University. He founded and directed the Institute for Research in African-American Studies. He authored several texts and was active in progressive political causes. At the time of his death, he had completed a biography of human rights activist Malcolm X, entitled Malcolm X: A Life of Rei...more
More about Manning Marable...
Malcolm X: A Life of Reinvention How Capitalism Underdeveloped Black America: Problems in Race, Political Economy, and Society (Updated Edition) Race, Reform, and Rebellion: The Second Reconstruction in Black America, 1945-1990 W. E. B. Du Bois: Black Radical Democrat Living Black History: How Reimagining the African-American Past Can Remake America's Racial Future

Share This Book

“Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.” 50 likes
“Cease to be a drudge. Seek to be an artist.” 5 likes
More quotes…