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Robert Norrell talked about his book Up from History: The Life of Booker T. Washington (Belknap Press; January 19, 2009). The book examines… read more
Robert Norrell talked about his book Up from History: The Life of Booker T. Washington (Belknap Press; January 19, 2009). The book examines the black activist’s political and social ideologies and the criticism he endured from African-American intellectuals, including W.E.B. Du Bois. Following his remarks Mr. Norrell responded to questions from the audience.
Robert Norrell is a history professor at the University of Tennessee. close
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- Robet J. Norrell Professor University of Tennessee, Knoxville->History Department
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