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A programme for Ghana

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Title:
A programme for Ghana
Description:
In this speech Du Bois advises the newly independent nation of Ghana to research the history of Africa and to promote the study of science as the bases of knowledge to help work toward a future in which a socialist Ghana will "loose the genius now imprisoned by poverty and emancipate the ability now enslaved by ignorance."
Creator:
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Date:
1960
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Speeches
Drafts (documents)
Fragments (object portions)
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 206 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
W. E. B. Du Bois Papers
Series:
Series 2. Speeches
Subjects:
Politics and government
Socialism
1957-1979
Places:
Ghana
Africa
Extent:
3 p.
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Terms of Use:
All rights for this document are held by the David Graham Du Bois Trust. Requests to publish, redistribute, or replicate this material should be addressed to Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.
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Language:
English
Identifier:
mums312-b206-i079