AALBC.com LogoCopyright © 1997-2017, All Rights Reserved — https://aalbc.com — troy@aalbc.com — Tel: 347-692-2522

Lerone Bennett

Lerone Bennett is a Top 100 AALBC.com Bestselling Author Making Our List 6 Times

Lerone Bennett, Jr. is an African-American scholar, author and social historian, known for his analysis of race relations in the United States. His best-known works include Before the Mayflower and Forced into Glory, about President Abraham Lincoln.

Writer and social historian Lerone Bennett, Jr. has served as the executive editor of Ebony for almost forty years. His written work deftly explores the history of race relations in the United States as well as the current environment in which African Americans strive for equality.

Bennett was born on October 17, 1928, in Clarksdale, Mississippi and graduated from Morehouse College in 1949 (pictured here with AALBC.com founder, Troy Johnson).

Related Links

ChickenBones: A Journal for Literary & Artistic African-American Themes: Lerone Bennett, Jr. Bio

★ Are you the author? Let AALBC.com be your primary web presence; register a domain name and link it here.

8 Books by Lerone Bennett






Black Power Line
Black Power Line











☆ Mission
To Celebrate Black Culture Through Literature and Literary Nonfiction to Readers of all Backgrounds and Ages; and Advocate for Independent Media

☥ About Us
Started in 1997, AALBC.com (African American Literature Book Club) is the largest, most frequently visited web site of its kind. More
Customer Service
Advertising Rates
Advertiser Login
Subscribe to Our eNewsletter
About Our Founder
Contact Us – FAQ
AALBC on Pinterest AALBC on Facebook AALBC on Twitter
AALBC RSS Feed AALBC on Youtube Email AALBC