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  • National Black Writers Conference 2018 Tribute
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    National Black Writers Conference 2018 Tribute

    The 2018 National Black Writers Conference’s awards program features David Levering Lewis, Kwame Dawes, Colson Whitehead, and more.

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  • Discussion on Racial Bias and Government
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    Government Surveillance and Race, Part 1

    A day-long conference was held examining historical and current perspectives of surveillance of black communities. Speakers included Pulitzer Prize-winner David Levering-Lewis talking about the history of surveillance of African Americans for signs of subversion from slavery to…

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  • emWEB DuBoisem
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    W.E.B. DuBois

    Professor Levering talked about his book W.E.B. Du Bois: The Fight for Equality and the American Century, 1919-1963, published by Henry Holt and Co. The book is the second volume of a…

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  • In Depth with David Levering Lewis
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    In Depth with David Levering Lewis

    David Levering Lewis talked about his life, his career, and his body of writing. He responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. Two video clips were shown of Professor Lewis giving a tour…

    970 views
  • emWEB Du Bois A Biography of a Raceem
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    W.E.B. Du Bois: A Biography of a Race

    Professor David Levering Lewis discussed his book, W.E.B. Dubois: The Biography of a Race, 1868-1919, published by Henry Holt and Company, Inc. The book is the first volume of a two volume…

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  • emA Small Nation of Peopleem
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    A Small Nation of People

    Mr. Lewis and Ms. Willis talked about their book, A Small Nation of People: W.E.B. Du Bois and African American Portraits of Progress, published by Amistad Press. The book contains 150…

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  • Writers of the Harlem Renaissance
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    Writers of the Harlem Renaissance

    Mrs. Bush and other talked about the writers of the Harlem Renaissance and their influence on American arts and culture. They also talked about the African-American experience in the early…

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  • emWEB DuBoisem
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    W.E.B. DuBois

    Professor David Levering Lewis read excerpts from his Pulitzer Prize-winning biography W.E.B. DuBois and talked about DuBois' life and career. Professor Lewis is the Martin Luther King…

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  • Open Phones with David Levering Lewis
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    Open Phones with David Levering Lewis

    Professor Lewis talked about his book W.E.B. Du Bois: The Fight for Equality and the American Century, 1919-1963, published by Henry Holt & Co. The book is the second volume of a biography…

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