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Dark Testament: and Other Poems
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Pauli Murray
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-04 - Publisher: Liveright Publishing

With the cadences of Martin Luther King Jr. and the lyricism of Langston Hughes, the great civil rights activist Pauli Murray’s sole book of poems finally returns to print. There has been explosive interest in the life of Pauli Murray, as reflected in a recent profile in The New Yorker,
The Firebrand and the First Lady
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Patricia Bell-Scott
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-02 - Publisher: Vintage

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD NOMINEE • The riveting history of how Pauli Murray—a brilliant writer-turned-activist—and First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt forged an enduring friendship that helped to alter the course of race and racism in America. “A definitive biography of Murray, a trailblazing legal scholar and a tremendous influence on Mrs. Roosevelt.”
The Dream Is Freedom
Language: en
Pages: 166
Authors: Sarah Azaransky
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-01 - Publisher: OUP USA

An introduction to Pauli Murray - poet, lawyer, trailblazing civil rights and feminist activist, and priest - as a significant twentieth century African American intellectual who grounded her calls for democratic transformation in Christian concepts of reconciliation and the coming kingdom.
Gender, Ethnicity, and Religion
Language: en
Pages: 262
Authors: Rosemary Radford Ruether
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Fortress Press

New methodologies from social theory, cultural anthropology, and gender studies have emerged which take religion and cultural values into perspective. Particular light shed on social transformations, religious practices and theological perspectives.
Song in a Weary Throat: Memoir of an American Pilgrimage
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: Pauli Murray
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-08 - Publisher: Liveright Publishing

A prophetic memoir by the activist who “articulated the intellectual foundations” (The New Yorker) of the civil rights and women’s rights movements. First published posthumously in 1987, Pauli Murray’s Song in a Weary Throat was critically lauded, winning the Robert F. Kennedy Book Award and the Lillian Smith Book Award