The Black Experience in America (18th-20th Century)

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Various

Narrated By: Group

Publisher: Authors Republic

Date: June 2017

Duration: 5 hours 41 minutes

Summary:

A collection of non-fiction, fiction, poetry, drama, and speeches about African Americans. Subjects range from late 18th Century epistolary conversations between black Baptist preachers to 1930s testimony by ex-slaves.



CONTENTS:

Ex-slave James Bolton - United States Work Projects Administration

Death of Charles - by Ida B. Wells-Barnett

Fifty Years - by James Weldon Johnson

Personal Liberty Laws - by Marion Gleason McDougall

Reporting - by Henry Ossian Flipper

The Ku Klux Klan - by Eyre Damer

Your Negro Neighbor - by Benjamin Griffith Brawley

The Praline Woman - by Alice Dunbar Nelson

Ex-Slave Minnie Davis - United States Work Projects Administration

Where The Negro Lives - by Mary White Ovington

Nobody's Lookin' But De Owl and De Moon - by James Weldon Johnson

A Plea For Industrial Opportunity by Fanny Jackson Coppin

Sketches of the Black Baptist Church - by Various

Lawing and Jawing - by Zora Neale Hurston

Excerpt from The Future of the American Negro - by Booker T. Washington

Hot Foot Hannibal - by Charles Waddell Chesnutt

The Passing Tradition and The African Civilization - by Monroe Nathan Work

The Sunday School and Church... - by Daniel Webster Davis

Ex-Slave Pierce Cody - United States Work Projects Administration

Here Comes A Young Man Courting - by Thomas Washington Talley

'Lazy' - by James Weldon Johnson

Of The Meaning of Progress - by W. E. B. Du Bois

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