W.E.B. DuBois (1868-1963) was an African-American sociologist, civil rights activist, and author. He was one of the founding members of the NAACP, and he is well-known for believing on full civil rights and disagreeing with Booker T. Washington’s argument that blacks remain subservient. His most famous book, The Souls of Black Folk, defines the term "double-consciousness" and remains a cornerstone of African-American literature.
The Negro in the Southby W. E. B. Du Bois
The Negro in the South, published in 1907, is a book based on lectures that Booker T. Washington and
W. E. B. Du Bois was a prominent American historian and civil rights activist. Du Bois rose to fame through being the leader of the Niagara Movement. Du Bois was also a prolific writer and many of his works are considered cornerstones of African-American literature.
The Negro in the South, published in 1907, is a book based on lectures that Booker T. Washington and Du Bois gave on the history of African-Americans in the South.
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