The Souls of Black Folk (MP3 CD)

The Souls of Black Folk Cover Image
By W. E. B. DuBois, Richard Allen (Narrated by)
$19.99
NOT on our shelves now. Usually ships 1-10 business days from warehouse. ETA will be updated with email order confirmation.

Description


W. E. B. Du Bois was the foremost black intellectual of his time. The Souls of Black Folk, his most influential work, is a collection of fourteen beautifully written essays, by turns lyrical, historical, and autobiographical. Here, Du Bois records the cruelties of racism, celebrates the strength and pride of black America, and explores the paradoxical "double-consciousness" of African American life. When it was first published in 1903, The Souls of Black Folk quickly established itself as a work that wholly redefined the history of the black experience in America, introducing the now-famous "problem of the color line." In the decades since its publication, its stature has only grown, and today it ranks as one of the most influential and resonant works in the history of American thought.

About the Author


W. E. B. Du Bois (1868-1963) was a writer, civil rights activist, scholar, and editor who brought fundamental changes to American race relations through his writings, speeches, and public debates.

Richard Allen is a five-time Audie-nominated narrator whose work has been acknowledged on the Best Audiobooks Lists for "Audiofile" and "Library Journal."
Product Details
ISBN: 9781400159956
ISBN-10: 1400159954
Publisher: Tantor Media Inc
Publication Date: November 1st, 2008
Language: English
Series: Tantor Unabridged Classics