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|Title: ||Panel presentation and audience discussion of "Who Speaks for the Negro?"|
|Authors: ||King, Richard H.|
Baker, Houston A.
Perot, Ruth Turner
|Keywords: ||We Speak for Ourselves: A Poet, a Prophet and Voices for the 21st Century|
Who speaks for the Negro?
|Issue Date: ||7-Apr-2008|
|Publisher: ||Vanderbilt University|
|Series/Report no.: ||Politics, Economic and Social Issues|
|Description: ||Includes descriptive metadata provided by producer in MP4 file: "Politics, Economics and Social Issues - Video - Panel presentation and audience discussion of 'Who Speaks for the Negro?'" Video of a panel discussion regarding Robert Penn Warren's 1965 book Who Speaks for the Negro? The discussion was part of the conference "We Speak for Ourselves: A Poet, a Prophet and Voices for the 21st Century," held on Apr. 4, 2008, to commemorate both the 40th anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., and the 20th anniversary of the founding of the Robert Penn Warren Center for the Humanities, which sponsored the conference. Panelists are Houston Baker, Richard King, and Ruth Turner Perot; questions and answers follow the individual presentations. The presentation actually begins about 17 minutes into the video.|
|Appears in Collections:||Politics, Economics and Social Issues - Video|
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