Darkwater
W. E. B. Du Bois

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Narrated By: Bernard K. Addison, Dion Graham, Lisa Reneé Pitts, Bahni Turpin, Mirron Willis

Duration: 9 hours

What to expect

The distinguished American civil rights leader, W. E. B. Du Bois first published these fiery essays, sketches, and poems individually in 1920 in the Atlantic, the Journal of Race Development, and other periodicals. Reflecting the author's ideas as a politician, historian, and artist, this volume has long moved and inspired readers with its militant cry for social, political, and economic reform. It is essential reading for all students of African American history.

Genre

Ethnic studies, Anthologies: general, Biography: historical, political and military, Political leaders and leadership, Biography: general, Ethnic studies, Anthologies: general

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“An eloquent and, at times, a poignant appeal.”