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Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years
Having Our Say The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years Author:Sarah and A. Elizabeth Delany with Amy Hill Hearth Sarah Delany, age 104, and her sister Bessie, age 102, each draw from a century's worth of perspective to offer their inspiring memoirs. With humor and poignant candor, the seasoned siblings -- fiercely independent but inseparable through the years -- recount their remarkable conquests and trials in a period that saw the birth of black freedom ... more »and the rise of the black middle class.
Daughters of a freed slave who became the nation's first elected black Episcopal Bishop, the tenacious pair rose to professional prominence themselves during Harlem's heyday. Their priceless insights are glimpses into a nation's past, its progress and its future challenges.« less