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

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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
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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.
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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.
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Excellent, excellent read. I am reading this title again right now
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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
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