"Hubert Harrison: The Struggle for Equality, 1918-1927” and the two-volume Harrison biography
Hope you are well.
The forthcoming (November 2020) Columbia University Press publication of “Hubert Harrison: The Struggle for Equality, 1918-1927” (https://cup.columbia.edu/book/hubert-harrison/9780231182638 ) follows “Hubert Harrison: The Voice of Harlem Radicalism, 1883-1918” ( https://cup.columbia.edu/book/hubert-harrison/9780231139113 ). This two-volume biography by Jeffrey B. Perry (www.jeffreybperry.net ) is based on extensive use of the Hubert H. Harrison Papers and Diary, which the author placed with Columbia University’s Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
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These two volumes can be ordered from Columbia University Press at 20% discount by using Code “CUP20” (people will not be charged for volume 2 until the book is released). Please share this information with others and please encourage your public library and your college and/or university library to include the Harrison biography in their collections so current and future generations can learn from the life of Hubert Harrison.
For a recent Columbia University Press Blog article on the two Harrison volumes entitled “Hubert Harrison: ‘The Father of Harlem Radicalism’” see https://www.cupblog.org/2020/08/16/hubert-harrison-the-father-of-harlem-radicalismby-jeffrey-b-perry/
Dr. Jeffrey B. Perry