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
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415947170

ISBN-13: 9780415947176

Pub. Date: 10/30/2003

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

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

Overview

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)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Ida B. Wells-Barnett: Militant Muckraker
3. Mary Church Terrell: Captivating Crusader
4. Alice Dunbar-Nelson: Writing During the Jim Crow Era
5. Amy Jacques Garvey: Mouthpiece for a Movement
6. Conclusion

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