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This four-volume encyclopedia includes compelling and accomplished details on African American pop culture that might be worthwhile to school scholars and undergraduates, university teachers, researchers, and common readers.

• includes writings from a hundred contributing authors, all pointed out in a separate directory

• incorporates a chronology putting pivotal events―such because the starting of black baseball, the trendy Civil Rights circulate, and the Harlem Renaissance―in historic context

• Depicts key areas, occasions, and other people via images in addition to words

• presents an inventory of black radio courses and movies

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