The Divine Nine: The History of African American Fraternities and Sororities (Hardcover)

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INCLUDES INTERVIEWS WITH FAMOUS MEMBERS OF THE DIVINE NINE

JOHN CHANEY Head Basketball Coach, Temple University

SPENCER CHRISTIAN Former weather anchorman, ABC-TVs "Good Morning America"

KEITH CLINKSCALES President and CEO, Vibe magazine

JOHN HOPE FRANKLIN Historian

NIKKI GIOVANNI Poet, author of Blues: For All the Changes

DR. GWENDOLYN GOLDSBY-GRANT Psychologist, Essence magazine columnist, author

JOHN H. JOHNSON Owner of Ebony Publishing

STAR JONES Co-host, ABC-TV's "The View"

SHAQUILLE O'NEAL Star center for the Los Angeles Lakers

TAVIS SMILEY Host, "BET Tonight"

PLUS INSPIRING PROFILES OF OTHER FAMOUS MEMBERS -- FROM HISTORICAL FIGURES TO MODERN LEGENDS

HANK AARON

MARIAN ANDERSON

MAYA ANGELOU

ARTHUR ASHE

COUNT BASIE

TONI BRAXTON

GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER

WILT CHAMBERLAIN

SHIRLEY CHISHOLM

BILL COSBY

W.E.B. DUBOIS

DUKE ELLINGTON

ELLA FITZGERALD

LANGSTON HUGHES

REVEREND JESSE JACKSON

MICHAEL JORDAN

MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR.

THURGOOD MARSHALL

HATTIE MCDANIEL

TONI MORRISON

JESSE OWENS

COLIN POWELL

PHYLICIA RASHAD

PAUL ROBESON

CORETTA SCOTT KING

BLAIR UNDERWOOD

DIONNE WARWICK



Coverage from NPR



Product Details
ISBN: 9780758203250
Publisher: Kensington
Publication Date: November 1st, 2001
Pages: 528