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We Are an African People is an insightful and impressively researched study of an important aspect of the Black Power and early Black Studies movements that had previously received little scholarly attention. Through his focus on independent black nationalist educational institutions, Russell Rickford convincingly reveals Black Power as both a visionary and practical movement."--James Smethurst, author of The Black Arts Movement: Literary Nationalism in the 1960s and 1970s

We Are an African People: Independent Education, Black Power, and the Radical Im

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