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ISBN-10: 014018998X
ISBN-13: 9780140189988
Publisher: Penguin Group
Publish Date: 04/01/1996
Dimensions: 7.66" L, 6.36" W, 0.55" H

The Souls of Black Folk: With the Talented Tenth and the Souls of White Folk

Introduction by: Ibram X Kendi
Notes by: Monica E Elbert

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“The problem of the twentieth century is the problem of the color line, ” wrote W.E.B. Du Bois in The Souls of Black Folk, one of the most prophetic and influential works in American literature. First published in 1903, this eloquent collection of essays exposed the magnitude of racism in our society. The book endures today as a classic document of American social and political history: a manifesto that has influenced generations with its transcendent vision of change.
John Edgar Wideman observed: “Like Freud’s excavations of the unconscious, Einstein’s revelations of the physical universe, Marx’s exploration of the economic foundations of social organization, Du Bois’s insights have profoundly altered the way we look at ourselves.”

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ISBN-10: 014018998X
ISBN-13: 9780140189988
Publisher: Penguin Group
Publish Date: 04/01/1996
Dimensions: 7.66" L, 6.36" W, 0.55" H
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