American National Biography.
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Education||Mary Ann Shadd Cary||
MASC began studying law at Howard University in Washington, DC (a university for black students founded just two and a half years earlier).
Bearden, Jim, and Linda Jean Butler. Shadd: The Life and Times of Mary Shadd Cary. NC Press, 1977.
“Brief History of Howard Univesity”. Howard University.
|Education||Zora Neale Hurston|
TM did well at Lorain High School (where black and white children studied together).
She was annoyed when a teacher who showed some little essay I wrote to subsequent classes, as an example of really...
Ghansah, Rachel Kaadzi. “The Radical Vision of Toni Morrison”. New York Times Magazine.
After her MA she embarked on an academic career, teaching English literature and creative writing. She worked at Texas Southern University from 1955 to 1957, then from 1957 to 1964 at her own alma mater,...
|Family and Intimate relationships||Toni Morrison|
|Friends, Associates||Mary Carpenter|
|Publishing||Zora Neale Hurston|
|Reception||Mary Ann Shadd Cary|
|Reception||Zora Neale Hurston|
|Textual Production||Zora Neale Hurston|