Monthly Archives: February 2010

Literary Birthdays – February 28 – March 6

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday February 28 Adele B. McQueen (b.  1913) – U.S. scholar, education and parenting Read About Adele McQueen http://www.visionaryproject.org/mcqueenadele/ Anthony M. Kelley (b. 1965) – U.S. musician, composer, scholar Visit Anthony Kelley’s Duke University … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – February 21 – 27

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday February 21 Claudia Jones (b. 1915) – U.S. (born in Trinidad) Journalist,  Communist Party activist, essayist Read a biography of Claudia Jones http://www.blackpast.org/?q=aah/jones-claudia-1915-1964 Read this blog post about Claudia Jones’ 1949 article about … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – February 14 – 20

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday February 14 Richard Allen (b. 1760) – U.S. founder of the African Methodist Episcopal Church; publisher and author Read a biography of Richard Allen: http://www1.phillyburbs.com/bhm/Allen1.shtml Excerpt from Richard Allen’s Address To the Free … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – February 7 – 13

Tweet us today with author birthdays! Sunday February 7 Willis Nathaniel Huggins (b. 1886) – U.S. historian Read the Wikipedia biography of Willis Huggins: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Willis_Nathaniel_Huggins Read more details of Huggins’ life: http://bit.ly/arW7l3 Chris Rock (b. 1965) – U.S. comedian, screenwriter … Continue reading

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