Contemporary Black biography. Volume 139 : profiles from the international Black community.

Contributor(s): Gale Group [issuing body.]Material type: TextTextSeries: Gale virtual reference libraryPublisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, a Cengage Company, [2017]Copyright date: ©2017Description: 1 online resource (ix, 301 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), portraitsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781410323507Subject(s): African Americans -- Biography | Blacks -- Biography | African American leadership | African American athletes | Athletes, Black | African American artists | Artists, Black | African American businesspeople | Businesspeople, Black | African American politicians | African American religious leaders | African American authors | Authors, Black | African American musicians | Musicians, Black | African American actors | Actors, BlackAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Contemporary Black biography, Volume 139.DDC classification: 920.009296073 LOC classification: E185.96 | .C66 2017Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Lee Archer Jr. -- Abraham Attah -- Ajamu Baraka -- Lurrie Bell -- Brenda and the Tabulations -- Chris Broussard -- Dustin Brown -- Eddie Burns -- Betty Carter -- David A. Clarke Jr. -- Lavell Crawford -- DeRay Davis -- Walt Dickerson -- Mattiwilda Dobbs -- George Edwards -- Kahil El'Zabar -- Eric B. & Rakim -- Jordan Fisher -- A.J. Green -- Ryan Speedo Green -- Rosa Guy -- Lorraine Hale -- Eddie Harris -- Marques Haynes -- Dorothy Height -- Lester Holt -- Telma Hopkins -- Julius Isaac -- Branden Jacobs-Jenkins -- Bunk Johnson -- Demetrious Johnson -- Kellie Jones -- Clifford Jordan -- Margie Joseph -- Black Joe Lewis -- Greg Mathis -- Melina Matsoukas -- Amos Milburn -- Mulgrew Miller -- Ray Nance -- Tricky Sam Nanton -- Duke Pearson -- Odean Pope -- Issa Rae -- Claudia Rankine -- Joyce J. Scott -- Nate Smith -- Rex Stewart -- The Three Degrees -- Reggie Yates.
Summary: Provides informative biographical profiles of the important and influential persons of African American and/or black heritage. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields, including architecture, art, business, dance, education, fashion, film, industry, journalism, law, literature, medicine, music, politics and government, publishing, religion, science and technology, social issues, sports, television, theater, and others.
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Lee Archer Jr. -- Abraham Attah -- Ajamu Baraka -- Lurrie Bell -- Brenda and the Tabulations -- Chris Broussard -- Dustin Brown -- Eddie Burns -- Betty Carter -- David A. Clarke Jr. -- Lavell Crawford -- DeRay Davis -- Walt Dickerson -- Mattiwilda Dobbs -- George Edwards -- Kahil El'Zabar -- Eric B. & Rakim -- Jordan Fisher -- A.J. Green -- Ryan Speedo Green -- Rosa Guy -- Lorraine Hale -- Eddie Harris -- Marques Haynes -- Dorothy Height -- Lester Holt -- Telma Hopkins -- Julius Isaac -- Branden Jacobs-Jenkins -- Bunk Johnson -- Demetrious Johnson -- Kellie Jones -- Clifford Jordan -- Margie Joseph -- Black Joe Lewis -- Greg Mathis -- Melina Matsoukas -- Amos Milburn -- Mulgrew Miller -- Ray Nance -- Tricky Sam Nanton -- Duke Pearson -- Odean Pope -- Issa Rae -- Claudia Rankine -- Joyce J. Scott -- Nate Smith -- Rex Stewart -- The Three Degrees -- Reggie Yates.

Provides informative biographical profiles of the important and influential persons of African American and/or black heritage. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields, including architecture, art, business, dance, education, fashion, film, industry, journalism, law, literature, medicine, music, politics and government, publishing, religion, science and technology, social issues, sports, television, theater, and others.

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