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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: 28 minutes 38 seconds

Great African American Authors
Episode 1
28 minutes
Grade Level: 9 - 12
Great African American Authors
Episode 2
28 minutes 18 seconds
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Great African American Authors
Episode 3
28 minutes 49 seconds
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Great African American Authors
Episode 4
28 minutes 38 seconds
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Great African American Authors
Episode 5
28 minutes
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Great African American Authors
Episode 6
28 minutes 55 seconds
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Great African American Authors
Episode 7
27 minutes 58 seconds
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Great African American Authors
Episode 8
27 minutes 45 seconds
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