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Author Balaji, Murali, 1979-

Title The professor and the pupil : the politics of W. E. B. Du Bois and Paul Robeson / Murali Balaji.

Publication Info. New York : Nation Books, 2007.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Kankakee PL Third Floor - KKBB-2  323 BALAJI    AVAILABLE
Description xxvii, 481 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [437]-464) and index.
Contents The Harlem Renaissance and the birth of a friendship -- Dual epiphanies -- Du Bois, Robeson, and the Popular Front -- Stalin's purge, the pact, and false justification -- World War II and the domestic battlefront -- Africa, Asia, and the global vision -- Convergence and divergence -- The "witch hunt" and the NAACP's betrayal -- Crash -- Bonding through disgrace -- The legacy of two fallen icons.
Subject Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963 -- Political and social views.
Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976 -- Political and social views.
Human rights -- United States -- History.
Political activists -- United States.
African Americans -- Biography.
Added Title Politics and friendship of W. E. B. Du Bois and Paul Robeson
ISBN 1568583559

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