Category African americans, biography

The English is coming!
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"Through the fascinating stories of thirty English words use...
Blood brothers
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In 1962, boxing writers and fans considered Cassius Clay an ...
Romare Bearden
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Recounts the life of the twentieth-century African-American ...
Black Boy
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Black Boy is a classic of American autobiography, a subtly c...
Coretta Scott King
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A brief biography of the wife of the Reverend Martin Luther ...
Simeon's story
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Documents the 1955 kidnapping and murder of teenage Emmett T...
Marian Anderson
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A biography of the famous opera singer who overcame prejudic...
The story of Muhammad Ali
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A brief biography of the legendary boxer who was the first t...
Harriet Tubman
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An illustrated exploration of the life of Harriet Tubman tha...
Slave Culture
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For the first time, the WPA Slave Narratives are organized b...
George Washington Carver
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Simple text and photographs present the life of George Washi...
Reverend Addie Wyatt
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"Labor leader, civil rights activist, outspoken feminist, Af...
Hair-care millionaire
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"Read about the life of Madam C.J. Walker, and find out how ...
Bessie Coleman
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Describes the life and accomplishments of Bessie Coleman, wh...
Her Story, Her Words
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Relates interviews Sojourner Truth had with Olive Gilbert an...
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
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She was born Marguerite, but her brother Bailey nicknamed he...
To the rescue!
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Shares the inspirational story of African-American inventor ...