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From:African American Review (Vol. 41, Issue 1) Peer-ReviewedIn an 1859 essay entitled "The Great Conflict Requires Great Faith," abolitionist and minister J. W. C. Pennington complains that "influences are constantly bearing upon us strongly calculated to affect us unfavorably...
From:African American Review (Vol. 45, Issue 1-2) Peer-ReviewedDouglass in London 1861 (after reading about the lecture by H. Box Brown ) There is no caked-on black face, no banjo, no dancing but night after night he makes minstrel of his own rescue, for crowds already expecting...
From:Journal of Southern History (Vol. 76, Issue 2) Peer-ReviewedNarrative of the Life of Henry Box Brown, Written by Himself. Edited by John Ernest. (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, c. 2008. Pp. [x], 211. Paper, $17.95, ISBN 978-0-8078-5890-5; cloth, $49.95, ISBN...
From:Obsidian: Literature in the African Diaspora (Vol. 42, Issue 1-2) Peer-ReviewedThis essay explores the hope impulse expressed in the writings of enslaved Black people as a core concept of Afrofuturism in antebellum America. This desire for a better life, for a better future, and for freedom itself...
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