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Author Haywood, D'Weston, author.

Title Let us make men : the twentieth-century black press and a manly vision for racial advancement / D'Weston Haywood.

Publication Info. Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    071.13 HAY    Available
1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library On Order.
Description x, 340 pages ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 237-327) and index.
Contents Introduction : what a man sees in life he sees in the newspaper -- Go to it, my southern brothers : the rise of the modern black press, the great migration, and the construction of urban black manhood -- Garvey must go : the black press and the making and unmaking of black male leadership -- The fraternity : Robert S. Abbott, John Sengstacke, and a new order in black (male) journalism -- A challenge to our manhood : Robert F. Williams, the civil rights movement, and the decline of the mainstream black press -- Walk the way of free men : Malcolm X, displaying the original man, and troubling the black press as the voice of the race -- Conclusion : now a new day is upon us.
Subject African American newspapers -- History -- 20th century.
African American newspapers -- Political activity.
African Americans in mass media -- History -- 20th century.
Men in mass media -- History -- 20th century.
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century.
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