Choosing Exile: African Americans in Russia
- CARTER G. WOODSON DISTINGUISHED LECTURERS 2003-2004. // Journal of African American History;Fall2003, Vol. 88 Issue 4, p451
Presents a list of the Carter G. Woodson Distinguished Lecturers for 2003-2004 who are scholars in the field of African American history and culture in the U.S. Professional background of Derrick Alridge; Lecture topics of Felix Armfield; Contribution of Gloria Harper Dickinson to African...
- Exploring the Determinants of Adult Black Identity: Context and Process. Harris, David // Social Forces;Sep95, Vol. 74 Issue 1, p227
This article assesses the impact of childhood interracial contact and parental socialization on adult afro-American identity in the U.S. The article contributes to the literature on black identity by introducing a refinement of the concept of identity. The closeness measure used in other work is...
- Ingredients for Success. Anyaso, Hilary Hurd // Black Issues in Higher Education;1/13/2005, Vol. 21 Issue 24, p4
Focuses on the key factors toward academic success. Qualities of a scholar; Inspirations of scholars in persevering in the academe; Financial resources for African American youths' college education.
- PROBLEMS OF THE NEGRO WOMAN INTELLECTUAL. PIERCE, PONCHITTA // Ebony;Aug1966, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p144
The article presents information on identity crisis faced by the African American women scholars. It reports that society fail to acknowledge their existence and needs. Dr. Jeanne Noble states that African American woman leaders face many critical problems but the same could not be said about...
- Mourning Vital Links to Our Culture. Priest, Myisha // Crisis (15591573);Mar/Apr2004, Vol. 111 Issue 2, p54
Comments on the lack of attention given to the death of African American intellectuals, authors and scholars. Information on several deceased authors of African American literature; Efforts of African American women to advise and teach more students, and do outreach and community service...
- The Dubious Ecstasy of Exile. Williams, John A. // Defining Ourselves: Black Writers in the 90s;1999, p49
The article argues that Africans from the African continent have chosen exile from their homelands to the U.S. for political and economic reasons. But African Americans also chose exile in Europe, where their political works were accepted. Black writers of the nineties will continue to do what...
- White Scholars/African American Texts. Gruesser, John C. // African American Review;Fall2006, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p598
Reviews the book "White Scholars/African American Texts," edited by Lisa A. Long.
- Intellectuals and the persisting significance of race. Banks, William M.; Jewell, Joseph // Journal of Negro Education;Winter95, Vol. 64 Issue 1, p75
Examines the attitudes of black thinkers about their racial/ethnic identity and their membership in the intellectual subsociety. Establishing an empirical basis for thinking about the role and place of Afro-American intellectuals; Existence of marked differences between black and white...
- The black scholar: An endangered species. Fechter, Alan // Review of Black Political Economy;Fall90, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p49
Explores black participation in scholarly careers in the United States. Losses in the education pipeline; Substantial differences in participation among high-achieving black and nonblack students.