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Redding, J. Saunders (Jay Saunders) 1906-1988

Overview
Works: 57 works in 235 publications in 1 language and 11,291 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Juvenile works  Fiction  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor
Classifications: E185.6, 973.0496073
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Publications about J. Saunders Redding
Publications by J. Saunders Redding
Publications by J. Saunders Redding, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by J. Saunders Redding
They came in chains : Americans from Africa by J. Saunders Redding( Book )
22 editions published between 1950 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,626 libraries worldwide
Describes the history and practice of slavery, particularly the African slave trade--its origins, growth, and demise from the fifteenth through the nineteenth centuries
The lonesome road : the story of the Negro's part in America by J. Saunders Redding( Book )
11 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 1,345 libraries worldwide
To make a poet black by J. Saunders Redding( Book )
33 editions published between 1939 and 1988 in English and held by 1,137 libraries worldwide
On being Negro in America by J. Saunders Redding( Book )
23 editions published between 1951 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 961 libraries worldwide
Good morning, revolution : uncollected social protest writings by Langston Hughes( Book )
3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 819 libraries worldwide
Cavalcade; Negro American writing from 1760 to the present by Arthur Paul Davis( Book )
6 editions published between 1971 and 1983 in English and held by 676 libraries worldwide
The New cavalcade : African American writing from 1760 to the present ( Book )
11 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 533 libraries worldwide
No day of triumph by J. Saunders Redding( Book )
12 editions published between 1942 and 1975 in English and held by 476 libraries worldwide
Stranger and alone : a novel by J. Saunders Redding( Book )
13 editions published between 1950 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 465 libraries worldwide
Laughing on the outside : the intelligent white reader's guide to Negro tales and humor by Philip Sterling( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
The Negro by J. Saunders Redding( Book )
6 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
Growing up black : from the slave days to the present - 25 African-Americans reveal the trials and triumphs of their childhoods ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
A classic work on the African-American experience is revised for the nineties with essays reflecting the concerns of black children from the last three decades and commentary from today's sports stars, politicians, and inner-city gang members
The souls of black folk : essays and sketches by W. E. B Du Bois( Book )
15 editions published between 1953 and 2016 in English and held by 165 libraries worldwide
"With illustrations of the author, his environment, and the setting of the book, together with an introduction by Saunders Redding."
Selected African American writing from 1760 to 1910 ( Book )
4 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
The lonesome road : a narrative history of Blacks in America by J. Saunders Redding( Book )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 90 libraries worldwide
Lincoln University poets by William Waring Cuney( Book )
2 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 59 libraries worldwide
An American in India : a personal report on the Indian dilemma and the nature of her conflicts by J. Saunders Redding( Book )
7 editions published between 1954 and 1967 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Escape into pride and dignity by J. Saunders Redding( file )
3 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Negro writing and the political climate by J. Saunders Redding( Book )
3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
A scholar's conscience : selected writings of J. Saunders Redding, 1942-1977 by J. Saunders Redding( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
J. Saunders Redding (1906-1988) was often and justifiably called ""the dean of African American scholars."" As professor and man of letters, he wrote about African American literature and culture in vivid and scholarly prose. And of all the writers of his generation, he best represented, and came closest to explaining, the hopes and conflicts of American democracy in a multiracial society. Yet his perceptions and writings were never limited to race, nationality, academia, or one literary genre.In this first published anthology drawn from Redding's books, essays, and speeches, Faith Berry has c
 
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