The Song of the Smoke Summary
W.E.B. DuBois

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The Song of the Smoke Summary

W. E. B. Du Bois was 39 years old when "The Song of the Smoke" was published in the February 1907 issue of Horizon, a magazine which he himself edited. The poem is understood as "an affirmation of black pride," but Du Bois's ultimate acceptance of the need to call for black pride was the culmination of a difficult process. He was born into a community of free blacks in Great Barrington, Massachusetts, in 1868, and after...

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