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Author Gates, Henry Louis, Jr.

Title America behind the color line : dialogues with African Americans / Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Publication Info. New York : Warner Books, [2004]
©2004

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Cherry Valley PLD Adult Non-Fiction - CHVY-11  305.896 GAT    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  305.896 GAT    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  305.896 GAT    AVAILABLE
Description xvi, 448 pages ; 24 cm
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volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes index.
Contents Part 1: Ebony towers -- The Good Soldier / Colin Powell -- Chairman of the Board / Vernon Jordan -- House of dreams / Franklin D. Raines -- Corporate man / Russell Simmons -- Chess master / Maurice Ashley -- Black and white logic / Dan Rose -- Breaking through / The Irvins -- Living the life / The Pearsons -- Résumé stories / Lenora Fulani -- Part 2: The black belt -- Home / Morgan Freeman -- Choices / Maya Angelou -- Policing the South / James H. Bolden -- Training Days / Sergeant Major Kenneth Wilcox -- Keys to the city / Willie W. Herenton -- Word of God / The Reverend Dr. R. Lawton Higgs, Sr. -- The big house / Carmen Johnson -- "Why not?" / Deirdre Wolff, Jerald Wolff -- Color-blind / Lura and Chris -- Part 3: Black Hollywood -- Different stories / Chris Tucker -- In character / Samuel L. Jackson -- Changing minds, breaking even / Arnon Milchan -- Independent means / Reginald Hudlin -- How it's done / Alicia Keys -- Life Purpose / Nia Long -- Excellence / Don Cheadle -- Living in the community / John Singleton -- Action / Reggie Bythewood -- The Buddy / Darnell Hunt -- The Chameleon / Bernie Mac -- The bonus / Larry Wilmore -- Part 4: Streets of heaven: Chicago's south side -- Restitution, reinvestment / Jesse L. Jackson -- Looking back, looking up / Timuel D. Black -- Twirling for success / Elaine Rhodes -- A mother's story / Tammie Cathery -- Finding their way / The Massenbergs -- Revolving door / Clark Clemons -- One prisoner's story / Kalais Chiron Hunt -- Ticket to success / Dr. Emiel Hamberlin -- A different version / Jason Smith.
Subject African Americans -- Social conditions -- 1975-
African Americans -- Interviews.
Social classes -- United States.
ISBN 0446532738

 
    
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