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African American

An American citizen with origins in any of the black racial groups of Africa.

African American

Multiculture A person having origins in any of the black racial groups of Africa. See Race.

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Like the Afro-American, the Chicago Defender had an impressive record of newsgathering from abroad before World War II.
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In a Minor Chord: Three Afro-American Writers and Their Search for Identity.
This is best illustrated by his active involvement in the development of an Afro-American Program, housed in the then department of African and Afro-American Studies.
Unlike some of the earlier Afro-American poets such as Phyllis Wheatley and Jupiter Hammon who romanticized Africa in their poems, in "African Images, Glimpses from a tiger's Back," and "karamujans," Alice Walker vividly recaptures the mystique and picturesque scenes of African villages and cities.
When have Afro-Americans truly had the means of production and distribution over this music-the record companies and distributors?
Moreover, many Afro-American veterans felt more confident and were more willing to join the civil rights fight.
Poetry, novels and other writings of Afro-Americans will be explored as part of ``Afro-American Literature, 1746-1930,'' English 252, offered at 9:30 a.
Susan Novotny of the Book House of Stuyvesant Plaza, in Albany, New York, donated 20 percent of her sales over two weeks to Afro-American Book Stop.
Blake, making excellent use of both printed and archival sources, illustrates for us the introduction of Afro-American music and dance in the closing decades of the nineteenth century through its Jazz Age pre-eminence in the 1920s to its decline in the 1930s.
Although at-risk factors affect youth of diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds, we chose to focus this review of counseling issues and strategies on at-risk Afro-American (1) youth for several reasons.
Despite the problems of finding work, Rogers noticed that the one exception to the rule was Afro-American jazz musicians in Montmartre.