UCSB Professor Wins National Book Award


UC Santa Barbara scholar Jeffrey C. Stewart has won the National Book Award for nonfiction for “The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke,” his meticulous and sensitive biography of the African American philosopher and activist who was a central figure in the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s.
The award was announced Wednesday, Nov. 14, in a ceremony in New York City.

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Thursday, November 15, 2018