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"The revolution is not coming from above, remember, but from below, working its way up from the depths.” -- Hubert Harrison, November 30, 1913 at a meeting called by the Paterson Defense Committee at the New Star Casino in NYC.

September 10, 2009

Tags: Hubert Harrison -- Prison Readers, Hip Hop Artists, T-Shirts, Paterson Silk Strike

Hubert Harrison had great faith in the people and emphasized that significant social change would come from below. His thinking resonates with many today and recently efforts have been started to get his biography to prison readers. Artists -- Hip Hop and working class -- have also generated Hubert Harrison T-shirts. Those interested in getting books to prison readers can write to (please also include your phone number).

"Does . . . Hubert Harrison require scholars teaching the Harlem Renaissance (or New Negro Movement) to revise their curriculum?

September 10, 2009

Tags: THE LITTLE e-NOTE, The 1 Question Interview, E. Ethelbert Miller, Howard University, Afro-American Resources Center, Hubert Harrison, New Negro Movement, Harlem Renaissance, Tony Martin, Robert A. Hill, Scott McLemee, Eric Banks, National Book Critics Circle

THE LITTLE e-NOTE: The 1 Question Interview.

Jeffrey B. Perry, biographer of Hubert Harrison answers a question posed by Professor E. Ethelbert Miller, Director, Afro-American Studies Resource Center, Howard University, for his blogspot (September 8, 2009)

Question: Does your research on Hubert Harrison require scholars teaching the
Harlem Renaissance (or New Negro Movement) (more…)

Hubert Harrison:
The Voice of
Harlem Radicalism, 1883-1918

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