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The Talking Drum

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African American Lit students at Memphis Academy of Health Sciences prepare radio segments based on their current study. Topics include the Trans-Atlantic slave trade, Post-Reconstruction, the New Negro, the Harlem Renaissance, and Black identity. We have skits, dramatic monologues, and debates.

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Radio segments based on my student's study about the African slave trade, Frederick Douglass, Phyllis Wheatley, and Black spirituals.

RAFT on African Slave Trade and Douglass and Wheatley.