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The Resource Black genius and the American experience, Dick Russell

Black genius and the American experience, Dick Russell

Label
Black genius and the American experience
Title
Black genius and the American experience
Statement of responsibility
Dick Russell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
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Russell, Dick
Dewey number
  • 973/.0496073/00922
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E185.86
LC item number
.R88 1998
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African American intellectuals
  • African American artists
  • Genius
Label
Black genius and the American experience, Dick Russell
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • Ancestors--Ellington's mentor: Will Marion Cook -- Albert Murray and Louis Armstrong -- The craft of Ralph Ellison -- From Duke Ellington to Wynton Marsalis -- Variations on a theme : Romare Bearden, artist -- Ancestors--Meta Warrick Fuller, sculptor -- The painters : Lois Mailou Jones and Jacob Lawrence -- All the world's their stage : Paul Robeson and Ira Aldridge -- Gordon Parks : a lens on humanity -- Ancestors--Mary McLeod Bethune, educator -- A teacher's mission : Elma Lewis -- The philosphers : Cornel West and the Du Bois/Locke legacy -- Toni Morrison : Nobel prize for literature -- Timeless voices, parallel realities : James Baldwin and Frederick Douglass
  • (Cont'd) Ancestors--Lewis Latimer and the early black inventors -- The laser physicist and the computer wizard : Earl and Alan Shaw -- Bob Moses and the algebra project -- Ancestors--The astronomer/surveyor : Benjamin Banneker -- The architects : Charles and Cheryl McAfee -- Ancestors--the physician's Louis Tompkins Wright and Jane Cooke Wright -- Byllye Avery and the National Black Women's Health Project -- Ancestors--Sojourner Truth and the nineteenth-century visionaries -- Howard Thurman, Benjamin Mays, and the Martin Luther King legacy
Control code
ocm37361803
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Carroll & Graf ed.
Extent
xii, 497 p.
Isbn
9780786704552
Lccn
97034048
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) i0786704551
Label
Black genius and the American experience, Dick Russell
Publication
Contents
  • Ancestors--Ellington's mentor: Will Marion Cook -- Albert Murray and Louis Armstrong -- The craft of Ralph Ellison -- From Duke Ellington to Wynton Marsalis -- Variations on a theme : Romare Bearden, artist -- Ancestors--Meta Warrick Fuller, sculptor -- The painters : Lois Mailou Jones and Jacob Lawrence -- All the world's their stage : Paul Robeson and Ira Aldridge -- Gordon Parks : a lens on humanity -- Ancestors--Mary McLeod Bethune, educator -- A teacher's mission : Elma Lewis -- The philosphers : Cornel West and the Du Bois/Locke legacy -- Toni Morrison : Nobel prize for literature -- Timeless voices, parallel realities : James Baldwin and Frederick Douglass
  • (Cont'd) Ancestors--Lewis Latimer and the early black inventors -- The laser physicist and the computer wizard : Earl and Alan Shaw -- Bob Moses and the algebra project -- Ancestors--The astronomer/surveyor : Benjamin Banneker -- The architects : Charles and Cheryl McAfee -- Ancestors--the physician's Louis Tompkins Wright and Jane Cooke Wright -- Byllye Avery and the National Black Women's Health Project -- Ancestors--Sojourner Truth and the nineteenth-century visionaries -- Howard Thurman, Benjamin Mays, and the Martin Luther King legacy
Control code
ocm37361803
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Carroll & Graf ed.
Extent
xii, 497 p.
Isbn
9780786704552
Lccn
97034048
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) i0786704551

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