How We Put the Negro to Bed and Woke Up Black

Watch this: Left of Black interviews scholar Rickey Vincent about the link between the language of the black power revolution and music.

Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal and Rickey Vincent (in monitor)

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Left of Black host Mark Anthony Neal sits down with Rickey Vincent, a lecturer at the University of California, Berkeley, to discuss Vincent’s recently released book, Party Music: The Inside Story of the Black Panthers.

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