Saturday, 11 February 2017

204th birthday of Harriet Jacobs

(Born 11 February 1813, Edenton, NC, US)
Writer, author of the historic Incidents in the life of a slave girl (1861), influential exponent of the African American freedom movement
(Wynton Marsalis Quintet, “Thick in the south” [personnel: Marsalis, trumpet; Joe Henderson, tenor saxophone; Marcus Roberts, piano; Bob Hurst, bass; Jeff “Tain” Watts, drums; recorded: BMG Studios, New York, US, {? ?} 1991])
Twitter @HerbertEkweEkwe

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