Great African American Authors: Program 4: 1938 - 1953

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New African American literary genres challenged the racial inequalities of mainstream America, and the idea of “Black is Beautiful” emerged. Authors discussed include: Richard Wright, Gwendolyn Brooks, Ralph Ellison, and James Baldwin.

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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
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Great African American Authors
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28 minutes
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