Black Heroes: Seven Plays



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Edited with an introduction by Errol Hill.  Published by Applause Books, 1989. First Edition. Softcover, pictorial wraps. 426pp + publishers ads. crease to bottom corner of title page else Near Fine.

Collected here for the first time are plays many of which have been unavailable for decades which pronounce a black American struggle for freedom, advancement and equality from the days of slavery to the era of civil rights. Includes: Emperor of Haiti by Langston Hughes; Nat Turner by Randolph Edmonds; In Splendid Error by William Branch; Harriet Tubman by May Miller; Paul Robeson by Phillip Hayes Dean; I, Marcus Garvey by Edgar White. (1027) $20.00