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Redding, J. Saunders (Jay Saunders) 1906-1988

Overview
Works: 59 works in 248 publications in 1 language and 11,445 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Fiction 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Editor
Classifications: E185.61, 325.260973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by J. Saunders Redding
They came in chains : Americans from Africa by J. Saunders Redding( Book )

25 editions published between 1950 and 1973 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history and practice of slavery, particularly the African slave trade--its origins, growth, and demise from the fifteenth through the nineteenth centuries
The lonesome road : the story of the Negro's part in America by J. Saunders Redding( Book )

10 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 1,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To make a poet black by J. Saunders Redding( Book )

33 editions published between 1939 and 1988 in English and held by 1,133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On being Negro in America by J. Saunders Redding( Book )

24 editions published between 1951 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Good morning, revolution; uncollected social protest writings by Langston Hughes( Book )

4 editions published between 1973 and 1992 in English and held by 820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cavalcade; Negro American writing from 1760 to the present by Arthur Paul Davis( Book )

6 editions published between 1971 and 1983 in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New cavalcade : African American writing from 1760 to the present( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No day of triumph by J. Saunders Redding( Book )

13 editions published between 1942 and 1975 in English and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranger and alone : a novel by J. Saunders Redding( Book )

13 editions published between 1950 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Laughing on the outside : the intelligent white reader's guide to Negro tales and humor by Philip Sterling( Book )

2 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Negro by J. Saunders Redding( Book )

5 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Growing up Black by Bill Adler( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A classic work on the African-American experience is revised for the nineties with essays reflecting the concerns of black children from the last three decades and commentary from today's sports stars, politicians, and inner-city gang members
The souls of black folk : essays and sketches by W. E. B Du Bois( Book )

14 editions published between 1953 and 1970 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With illustrations of the author, his environment, and the setting of the book, together with an introduction by Saunders Redding."
Selected African American writing from 1760 to 1910( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1995 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ETHS graduate from 1951 has compiled an anthology of poems, essays, speeches, etc. by authors, black and white, who have made significant commentary on African American racial identity
The lonesome road : a narrative history of Blacks in America by J. Saunders Redding( Book )

4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lincoln University poets by William Waring Cuney( Book )

2 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American in India : a personal report on the Indian dilemma and the nature of her conflicts by J. Saunders Redding( Book )

10 editions published between 1954 and 1967 in English and Undetermined and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Escape into pride and dignity by J. Saunders Redding( )

3 editions published between 1965 and 2009 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Negro writing and the political climate by J. Saunders Redding( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A scholar's conscience : selected writings of J. Saunders Redding, 1942-1977 by J. Saunders Redding( Book )

4 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

J. Saunders Redding (1906-1988) was often and justifiably called ""the dean of African American scholars."" As professor and man of letters, he wrote about African American literature and culture in vivid and scholarly prose. And of all the writers of his generation, he best represented, and came closest to explaining, the hopes and conflicts of American democracy in a multiracial society. Yet his perceptions and writings were never limited to race, nationality, academia, or one literary genre. In this first published anthology drawn from Redding's books, essays, and speeches, Faith Berry has c
 
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The New cavalcade : African American writing from 1760 to the present
Alternative Names
Redding, J. Saunders 1906-1988

Redding, Jay S. 1906-1988

Redding, Jay Saunders.

Redding, Jay Saunders 1906-

Redding, Saunders.

Redding, Saunders 1906-

Redding, Saunders 1906-1988

Saunders Redding Jay

Languages
English (209)

Covers
Growing up Black