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Lift every voice and sing : a celebration of the Negro national anthem

Author: Julian Bond; Sondra K Wilson
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Pasted into Bibles, schoolbooks, and hearts, "Lift Every Voice and Sing," written by J. Rosamond Johnson and James Weldon Johnson in 1900, has become one of the most beloved songs in the African American community - taught for years in schools, churches, and civic organizations. Adopted by the NAACP as its official song in the 1920s and sung throughout the civil rights movement, it is still heard today at  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lift every voice and sing.
New York : Random House, ©2000
(OCoLC)606443745
Named Person: J Rosamond Johnson
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Julian Bond; Sondra K Wilson
ISBN: 0679463151 9780679463153
OCLC Number: 43977879
Description: xx, 275 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Responsibility: Julian Bond and Sondra Kathryn Wilson, editors.
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"Pasted into Bibles, schoolbooks, and hearts, "Lift Every Voice and Sing," written by J. Rosamond Johnson and James Weldon Johnson in 1900, has become one of the most beloved songs in the African American community - taught for years in schools, churches, and civic organizations. Adopted by the NAACP as its official song in the 1920s and sung throughout the civil rights movement, it is still heard today at gatherings across America." "In celebration of the song's centennial, Julian Bond and Sondra Kathryn Wilson have collected one hundred essays by artists, educators, politicians, and activists reflecting on their personal experiences with the song. Also featuring photos from historical archives, Lift Every Voice and Sing is a moving illustration of the African American experience in the past century."--Jacket.

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