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Reading African American Experiences in the Obama Era

Theory, Advocacy, Activism- With a foreword by Marc Lamont Hill and an afterword by Zeus Leonardo

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Ebony Elizabeth Thomas and Shanesha R.F. Brooks-Tatum

What does it mean to be Black in the Obama era? In Reading African American Experiences in the Obama Era, young African American scholars and researchers and experienced community activists demonstrate how to encourage dialogue across curricula, disciplines, and communities with emphases on education, new media, and popular culture. Considering what this historic moment means for Black life, letters, and learning, this accessible yet scholarly volume encourages movement toward thoughtful analysis today.

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    • Literature: history & criticism (DS)
      • Literary studies: general (DSB)
        • Literary studies: from c 1900 - (DSBH)
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    • ELT background & reference material (EB)
  • Humanities (H)
    • History (HB)
      • Regional & national history (HBJ)
        • History of the Americas (HBJK)
  • Society & social sciences (J)
    • Education (JN)
      • Teaching skills & techniques (JNT)

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  • Education (EDU)
    • Teaching Methods & Materials (EDU029)
      • EDUCATION / Teaching Methods & Materials / Arts & Humanities (EDU029050)
  • Foreign Language Study (FOR)
    • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / English as a Second Language (FOR007000)
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  • Biography, Literature & Literary studies (D)
    • Literature: history & criticism (DS)
      • Literary studies: general (DSB)
        • Literary studies: c 1900 to c 2000 (DSBH)
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      • Regional studies (GTM)
  • Society & Social Sciences (J)
    • Society & culture: general (JB)
    • Education (JN)
      • Teaching skills & techniques (JNT)
  • History & Archaeology (N)
    • History (NH)
      • History of the Americas (NHK)
  • Geographical qualifiers (1)
    • Europe (1D)
      • Western Europe (1DD)
        • United Kingdom, Great Britain (1DDU)
    • The Americas (1K)
      • North America (USA & Canada) (1KB)
        • United States of America, USA (1KBB)
        • Canada (1KBC)
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      • Germanic & Scandinavian languages (2AC)
        • English (2ACB)
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    • c 1500 onwards to present day (3M)
      • 20th century, c 1900 to c 1999 (3MP)