Pamphlets of Protest: An Anthology of Early African-American Protest Literature, 1790-1860 by Richard NewmanPamphlets of Protest: An Anthology of Early African-American Protest Literature, 1790-1860 by Richard Newman

Pamphlets of Protest: An Anthology of Early African-American Protest Literature, 1790-1860

EditorRichard Newman, Patrick Rael, Phillip Lapsansky

Paperback | October 25, 2000

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First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Richard Newmanis Assistant Professor of History at the Rochester Institute of Technology;Patrick Raelis Assistant Professor of History at Bowdoin College; andPhillip Lapsanskyis an archivist at the Library Company of Philadelphia.
Title:Pamphlets of Protest: An Anthology of Early African-American Protest Literature, 1790-1860Format:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 9.9 × 7 × 0.9 inPublished:October 25, 2000Language:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415924448

ISBN - 13:9780415924443


Editorial Reviews

"The editors have provided a distinct service in assembling [the Pamphlets] and suggesting ways to explore their meanings..This useful collection may inspire a new generation...."-"Journal of the Early Republic, Vol. 21 No. 3 "Finding 'freedom in print' when it could be found in few places, African American pamphleteers chronicled America in a way largely forgotten. through the twenty-five pamphlets reprinted here and an excelent introduction by the editors, "Pamphlets of Protestexposes a wold too rarely seen. Ideal for students, scholars, and all those seeking a broader vision of 'freedon' in America."-Norrece T. Jones, Jr., author of, i.Slavery and Antislavery: Race and Freedom Struggles in the Making of America "This is a first-rate anthology of the pivitoal yet neglected tradition of early balck pamphlets. It provides both an illuminating cross-section of the documents themselves and a highly readable as well as insightful history of theblack pamphlet tradition. An absolutely superb and engaging volume."-Waldo Martin, Professor of History, University of California Berkeley "This brillantly edited collection will be of invaluable assistance to students of Amreican social and intellectual history at every level. The editors have performed a valuable service by making these documents available in this convenient volume, while the introduction is a model of creativity, imagination, and intellecutal rigot."-Wilson J. Moses, Professor of History and Fellow in the Humanities, Pennsylvania State University "Spanning from the American Revolution through the Civil Wa, this volume brings together for the first time representative writings of thenation's most powerful and (too often)_most under-appreciated critics of slavery and white suppremacy. the editors supply such clear historical contexts for each of the documents, amd for the collection as a whole, that exerpts no less than beginners willfind their encounters with this work to be truly illuminating. For students of African American history, and literature, PAMPHLETS OF PROTEST is simply is simply indispensable."-James Brewer Stewart, James Wallace Professor of History, Macalester College