Kenneth Robert Janken (NHC Fellow, 2000–01)
Mr. NAACP: The Life of Walter White, 1893-1955
University of North Carolina at Chapel HillReturn to All Fellows
Fellowship Work Summary, 2000–01
Kenneth Robert Janken wrote five chapters of his biography of Walter White, under the working title of "'Mr. NAACP': The Life of Walter White, 1893-1955"; an introduction to the new edition of Rope and Faggot, by Walter White (University of Notre Dame Press, forthcoming, 2001); and an article on "Walter F. White, Bishop John Hurst, and the 1928 Elections," for the A. M. E. Church Review (forthcoming, summer 2001). He also wrote an introduction to a new edition of What the Negro Wants, edited by Rayford W. Logan (University of Notre Dame Press, 2001), and did the final editing of the galley proofs.