LOCKE, Alain

January 2008
Black Studies Primer;2008, p277
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A profile of Dr. Alain Leroy Locke, an eminent scholar and educator, is presented. He was born on September 13, 1886 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and achieved his bachelor's and doctor of philosophy degrees from Harvard University in 1910. Locke served more than 40 years as faculty at Howard University and published numerous articles and books.


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