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Race Woman: The Lives of Shirley Graham Du Bois
by Gerald Horne

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    List Price: $27.00
    Format: Paperback, 363 pages
    Classification: Nonfiction
    ISBN13: 9780814736487
    Imprint: NYU Press
    Publisher: NYU Press
    Parent Company: New York University
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    Book Description:
    One of the most intriguing activists and artists of the twentieth century, Shirley Graham Du Bois also remains one of the least studied and understood. In Race Woman, Gerald Horne draws a revealing portrait of this controvertial figure who championed the civil rights movement in America, the liberation struggles in Africa and the socialist struggles in Maoist China. Through careful analysis and use of personal correspondence, interviews, and previously unexamined documents, Horne explores her work as a Harlem Renaissance playwright, biographer, composer, teacher, novelist, Left political activist, advisor and inspiration, who was a powerful historical actor.

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