Voices of Black America
Historical Recordings of Speeches, Poetry, Humor & Drama : Book T. Washington, Paul Laurence Dunbar, Langston Hughes, and MoreAudiobook CD - 2002
This recording features original recordings from 1908-1947 of Booker T. Washington's Atlanta exposition address, the poetry of Langston Hughes and Paul Laurence Dunbar, read by Rev. James Andrew Myers and Edward Sterling Wright, rarely heard humor of Charley Case, readings from God's trombones by James Weldon Johnson, with presentations by actor, singer Charles Gilpin, vaudeville actor, performer and song producer, J. Rosamond Johnson, entertainer Bert Williams, and the pre-eminent African-American performer of his generation, Paul Robeson.
Publisher: Franklin, TN : NAXOS Audiobooks, Ltd., c2002
Branch Call Number: CD NON-FICTION Voi, 2 disc
Characteristics: 2 sound discs (ca. 106 min.) : digital + 1 booklet ([24 p.] ; 12 cm
Alternative Title: Historical recordings, voices of black America
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