Up South: Stories, Studies, and Letters of African American Migrations

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Product Details
Price
$12.95  $12.04
Publisher
New Press
Publish Date
Pages
240
Dimensions
6.1 X 9.18 X 0.82 inches | 0.91 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781565841680

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About the Author
Malaika Ader is an editor and writer. She was born in Knoxville, Tennessee and migrated to New York City.
Reviews
"Splendidly edited by Malaiko Adero, Up South is an invaluble treasure-trove of material on the journeys that created African American modernity." --Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Harvard University

"Fascinating stories of tee frustrations, achievements and dreams of migrating families." --Herbert Mitgang, the New York Times

"Overwhelmingly poignant; the longings and hopes of migrants com through strongly . . . the letters, aching with the hope of a better life, are especially moving." --The Boston Globe

"An impressive . . . kaleidoscope of stories." --Library Journal