The Souls of Black Folk
Essays and Sketches
Published by: University of Massachusetts Press
312 pages, 5.25 x 7.00 x 0.80 in
- Published: February 2018
Unlike Du Bois’s more scholarly work, Souls blends narrative and autobiographical essays, and it continues to reach a wide domestic and international readership. This moving homage to black life and culture and its sharp economic and historical critique are more important than ever, resonating with today’s unequivocal demand that Black Lives Matter in the twenty-first century.