Lift Every Voice and Sing
A Celebration of the African American National AnthemBook - 2019
From Library Staff
IndyPL_CarrieW Jun 10, 2019
An illustrated version of the song written by James Weldon Johnson in 1899 that has come to be known the African American national anthem.
A cornerstone hymn chronicling the black experience, "Lift Every Voice and Sing" was declared the official African American National Anthem by the NAACP in 1919. First published in 1993, this picture book featuring linocuts by Harlem Renaissance artist Catlett is back in print, with a n... Read More »