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Let us make men : the twentieth-century black press and a manly vision for racial advancement

Author: D'Weston Haywood
Publisher: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shedding crucial new light on the deep roots of African Americans' mobilizations around issues of rights and racial justice during the twentieth century, Let Us Make Men reveals the critical, complex  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: D'Weston Haywood
ISBN: 9781469643380 1469643383 9781469643397 1469643391
OCLC Number: 1027738254
Description: x, 340 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : what a man sees in life he sees in the newspaper --
Go to it, my southern brothers : the rise of the modern black press, the great migration, and the construction of urban black manhood --
Garvey must go : the black press and the making and unmaking of black male leadership --
The fraternity : Robert S. Abbott, John Sengstacke, and a new order in black (male) journalism --
A challenge to our manhood : Robert F. Williams, the civil rights movement, and the decline of the mainstream black press --
Walk the way of free men : Malcolm X, displaying the original man, and troubling the black press as the voice of the race --
Conclusion : now a new day is upon us.
Responsibility: D'Weston Haywood.
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Clearly articulates how gender indelibly shapes racial justice and the Black Press' historical role in advancing it. Readers will benefit from Haywood's careful deconstructions of the complex, and at Read more...

 
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