To one who lived within the Veil, W.E.b DuBois,
You are an educated man. I have found several of your statements quotable and am amazed with the way you choose to put your thoughts together. 536 more words
I’m working on an historical and cultural visualization of W.E.B. Du Bois’s The Quest of the Silver Fleece, a novel about two black youths (Bles and Zora) at the turn of the century who try to grow their own cotton in the swamp of the Alabama Black Belt, hidden from the local cotton plantation. 944 more words
Something from class that I wanted to explore further was the concept of understanding African American’s as the embodiment of quintessential American characteristics. We talked about three possible places that argument might be developed, and so I returned to those sources to flesh out the concept, and determine whether they could work in dialogue with one another. 973 more words
This series celebrates the accomplishments and explores the wisdom of our foreparents.
In a recent article regarding the chaos in Ferguson, Missouri one writer wrote that people that came down that as people came down to join and chronicle the protests a question that continued to come up was who was the leader of these rallies. 840 more words