By Jessie Carney Smith
From the Apollo Theater to the Harlem Renaissance, from barber store and wonder store tradition to African American vacation trips, relations reunions, and fairs, and from the times of black baseball to the period of a black president, the tradition of African american citizens is really targeted and numerous. This range is the results of problematic customs cast in tightly woven communities—not purely within the usa, yet in lots of situations additionally stemming from the traditions of one other continent.Encyclopedia of African American pop culture provides info in a standard A-Z association, shooting the essence of the customs of African americans and featuring this wealthy cultural background during the lens of pop culture. every one access contains historic and present info to supply a significant heritage for the subject and the point of view to understand its importance in a contemporary context. This encyclopedia is a precious study device that offers quick access to a wealth of knowledge at the African American adventure.