Giving a Voice to the Voiceless: Four Pioneering Black Women Journalists / Edition 1

Giving a Voice to the Voiceless: Four Pioneering Black Women Journalists / Edition 1

by Jinx Coleman Broussard, Broussard Jinx
     
 

This work describes the journalism careers of four black women within the context of the period in which they lived and worked. Ida B. Wells-Barnett, Mary Church Terrell, Alice Dunbar-Nelson and Amy Jacques Garvey were among a group of approximately twenty black women journalists who wrote for newspapers, magazines and other media during the late nineteenth century

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This work describes the journalism careers of four black women within the context of the period in which they lived and worked. Ida B. Wells-Barnett, Mary Church Terrell, Alice Dunbar-Nelson and Amy Jacques Garvey were among a group of approximately twenty black women journalists who wrote for newspapers, magazines and other media during the late nineteenth century and early twentieth century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415947176
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/30/2003
Series:
Studies in African American History and Culture Series
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Preface
Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2Ida B. Wells-Barnett: Militant Muckraker25
Ch. 3Mary Church Terrell: Captivating Crusader55
Ch. 4Alice Dunbar-Nelson: Writing During the Jim Crow Era83
Ch. 5Amy Jacques Garvey: Mouthpiece for a Movement105
Ch. 6Synthesis135
Notes151
Bibliography191
Index213

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