Tag Archives: Black History Month

Literary Birthdays – February 21 – 27

Tweet us today with author birthdays! February 21 Claudia Jones (born February 21, 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 … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – February 14 – 20

  Tweet us today with author birthdays! February 14 Richard Allen (born February 14, 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 … Continue reading

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Literary Birthdays – January 31 – February 6

Tweet us today with author birthdays! January 31 Arnold Geulincx (born January 31, 1624) – Dutch philosopher – Ethica Read the Wikipedia entry for Arnold Geulincx here “The love of right reason is the supreme virtue, whence flow the cardinal virtues, … Continue reading

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