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The Resource Say it plain : a century of great African American speeches, edited by Catherine Ellis and Stephen Drury Smith

Say it plain : a century of great African American speeches, edited by Catherine Ellis and Stephen Drury Smith

Label
Say it plain : a century of great African American speeches
Title
Say it plain
Title remainder
a century of great African American speeches
Statement of responsibility
edited by Catherine Ellis and Stephen Drury Smith
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BRL
Dewey number
815/.508896073
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS663.N4
LC item number
S39 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1964-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ellis, Catherine
  • Smith, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Speeches, addresses, etc., American
  • African Americans
  • African American orators
Label
Say it plain : a century of great African American speeches, edited by Catherine Ellis and Stephen Drury Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Speech to the Atlanta Cotton States and International Exposition, 1895 / Booker T. Washington -- "Explanation of the objects of the Universal Negro Improvement Association," 1921 / Marcus Garvey -- "What does American democracy mean to me?" 1939 / Mary McLeod Bethune -- Speech at NAACP annual convention, 1947 / Walter White -- Personal recording, 1949 / Charles Hamilton Houston -- Argument before the U.S. Supreme Court in Cooper v. Aaron, 1958 / Thurgood Marshall -- "Community and the self," 1961 / Howard Thurman -- Speech at St. John's Baptist Church, 1963 / Dick Gregory -- Testimony before the Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, 1964 / Fannie Lou Hamer -- Speech at University of California, Berkeley, 1966 / Stokely Carmichael -- "I've been to the mountaintop," 1968 / Martin Luther King Jr. -- Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture, The New School for Social Research, 1969 / John Hope Franklin -- "The Black woman in contemporary America," 1974 / Shirley Chisholm -- Statement at the U.S. House Judiciary Committee impeachment hearings, 1974 / Barbara Jordan -- Speech at Gustavus Adolphus College, 1978 / Benjamin L. Hooks -- "The Black presence in America," 1980 / Joseph Lowery -- Address to the National Press Club, 1984 / Louis Farrakhan -- "Keep hope alive" : Democratic National Convention, 1988 / Jesse Jackson -- "Defending our name," 1994 / Johnetta B. Cole -- "Different voices, common talk : why we need a national conversation about race," 1994 / Lani Guinier -- "Be not afraid," 2001 / Clarence Thomas -- "The debt and the reckoning," 2002 / Randall Robinson -- "The broken promise of Brown," 2004 / Julian Bond
Control code
ocn317730205
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
xxv, 254 p.
Isbn
9781595581266
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)317730205
Label
Say it plain : a century of great African American speeches, edited by Catherine Ellis and Stephen Drury Smith
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Speech to the Atlanta Cotton States and International Exposition, 1895 / Booker T. Washington -- "Explanation of the objects of the Universal Negro Improvement Association," 1921 / Marcus Garvey -- "What does American democracy mean to me?" 1939 / Mary McLeod Bethune -- Speech at NAACP annual convention, 1947 / Walter White -- Personal recording, 1949 / Charles Hamilton Houston -- Argument before the U.S. Supreme Court in Cooper v. Aaron, 1958 / Thurgood Marshall -- "Community and the self," 1961 / Howard Thurman -- Speech at St. John's Baptist Church, 1963 / Dick Gregory -- Testimony before the Credentials Committee, Democratic National Convention, 1964 / Fannie Lou Hamer -- Speech at University of California, Berkeley, 1966 / Stokely Carmichael -- "I've been to the mountaintop," 1968 / Martin Luther King Jr. -- Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture, The New School for Social Research, 1969 / John Hope Franklin -- "The Black woman in contemporary America," 1974 / Shirley Chisholm -- Statement at the U.S. House Judiciary Committee impeachment hearings, 1974 / Barbara Jordan -- Speech at Gustavus Adolphus College, 1978 / Benjamin L. Hooks -- "The Black presence in America," 1980 / Joseph Lowery -- Address to the National Press Club, 1984 / Louis Farrakhan -- "Keep hope alive" : Democratic National Convention, 1988 / Jesse Jackson -- "Defending our name," 1994 / Johnetta B. Cole -- "Different voices, common talk : why we need a national conversation about race," 1994 / Lani Guinier -- "Be not afraid," 2001 / Clarence Thomas -- "The debt and the reckoning," 2002 / Randall Robinson -- "The broken promise of Brown," 2004 / Julian Bond
Control code
ocn317730205
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
xxv, 254 p.
Isbn
9781595581266
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)317730205

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