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Ayesha K. Hardison is Associate Professor of English and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies and the author of Writing through Jane Crow: Race and Gender Politics in African American Literature.
Randal Maurice Jelks is Professor of American Studies and African and African American Studies and the author of Benjamin Elijah MaysSchoolmaster of the Movement: A Biography and African Americans in the Furniture City: The Struggle for Civil Rights in Grand Rapids.

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