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By W.D. Wright | Comments: ( 598 ) | Date: ( Oct 21, 2019 )

A reexamination of Harold Cruse s classic Crisis of the Negro Intellectual, published in 1967 at the height of the civil rights movement and now required reading in African American studies courses, this polemic pays tribute to the earlier book s importance and takes to task the current generation of black scholars for failing to meet Cruse s rigorous standards for publicA reexamination of Harold Cruse s classic Crisis of the Negro Intellectual, published in 1967 at the height of the civil rights movement and now required reading in African American studies courses, this polemic pays tribute to the earlier book s importance and takes to task the current generation of black scholars for failing to meet Cruse s rigorous standards for public commentary Detailing the evolution of black intellectual discourse since the 1960s, this assessment points to a lack of ongoing discussion about the role of intellectuals black or white in our society and insists that the experience of black Americans is so complex it deserves the closest and most honest scrutiny possible from black writers and academics Instead, the book is sad to report, today s scholars are often caught up in media battles such as those described in the chapters Three of a Kind Black Conservatives, Black Liberals, and Black Radicals and Why Black Female Intellectuals Tend to Shout.


  • Title: Crisis of the Black Intellectual
  • Author: W.D. Wright
  • ISBN: 9780883782514
  • Page: 224
  • Format: Paperback

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Comments Crisis of the Black Intellectual

  • Paula

    I only finished this because I have to write a "professional" review of this book; otherwise, I would have long ago put it down.Although there are good points and valid arguments made in this book, it is far too repetitive, didactic, and long-winded for my liking. Also, the point of the book, as Wright stated, simply is to rile up Black intellectuals and make them pay more attention to what they say and write. Oddly the best parts of the book are both appendixes, the first explaining the connect [...]


  • Matthew Matheson

    Another book called:The Crisis of the Negro Intellectual (New York Review Books Classics)


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