Great African American Authors: Program 1: 1761 - 1901

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Born out of slavery and the African oral tradition, African American authors gave voice to the struggles of their race in the early days of this nation. Authors discussed include: Jupiter Hammon, Phillis Wheatley, Frederick Douglass, Paul Laurence Dunbar, and Booker T. Washington.

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Runtime: 29 minutes

Great African American Authors
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Grade Level: 9 - 12
Great African American Authors
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Great African American Authors
Episode 7
28 minutes
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Great African American Authors
Episode 8
28 minutes
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