Dusk of Dawn is an explosive autobiography of the foremost African American scholar of his time. Du Bois writes movingly of his own life, using personal experience to elucidate the systemic problem of race. Though his views eventually got him expelled from the NAACP, Du Bois continues to develop his thoughts on separate black economic and social institutions in Dusk of Dawn. Readers will find energetic essays within these pages, including insight into his developing Pan-African consciousness.Introduction Kwame Anthony Appiah, Princeton University When W. E. B. Du Bois published Dusk of Dawn in 1940, he had lived, as he writes at the start of the first chapter, aquot;for seventy-two mighty years.aquot; He was by then one of the most famousanbsp;...
|Title||:||Dusk of Dawn: An Essay Toward an Autobiography of a Race Concept|
|Author||:||William Edward Burghardt Du Bois|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press on Demand - 1940|