Booker Essay Topics

African American Literature

At the turn of the 19th century, intellectual confrontation between two black American leaders, Booker T. Washington and W. E. B. Du Bois, arose. The debate raged around which was the best way for Blacks to advance their race within America in the 20th century. Washington’s ideas are sound and are applicable today (newcoalition. org… View Article

W.E.B Du Bois and Booker T Washington

During the early 20th century, black Americans were generally at the bottom rung of development. A tiny percentage of educated blacks were of course there but the future prospects for blacks were still bleak. In their desire to promote progress of black Americans, two black leaders of the period played a significant role in the… View Article