[Semi-autobiographical fiction] The Conquest (The Story of a Negro Pioneer) by Oscar Micheaux - mas

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » August 12th, 2019, 6:22 pm

The Conquest (The Story of a Negro Pioneer) by Oscar Micheaux (1884 - 1951).
"This is the true story of a negro who was discontented and the circumstances that were the outcome of that discontent." While considered a novel, this largely autobiographical story is based on the author's experience as an African-American pioneer in South Dakota. (Summary by MaryAnn)

Since this is a new author to our Librivox catalog, here's a bit of a bio: Oscar Micheaux, (pronounced mih-shaw') was an African-American author, film director and independent producer of more than 44 films. His Lincoln Motion Picture Company was the first movie company owned and controlled by black filmmakers. ( )
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Post by KevinS » August 12th, 2019, 7:52 pm

I'd like to start by requesting 22, 23, 24, and 40, please.
E agora, José?

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » August 14th, 2019, 4:09 am

Thank you Kevin.
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Post by BettyB » August 14th, 2019, 6:11 am

May I claim 29 and 42...

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Post by KevinS » August 14th, 2019, 9:06 am

E agora, José?

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Post by Lmnei » August 15th, 2019, 9:01 am

Hi!

Can I DPL this for you MaryAnn?

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » August 15th, 2019, 12:05 pm

BettyB wrote:
August 14th, 2019, 6:11 am
May I claim 29 and 42...

BettyB
Thank you Betty. MW updated.
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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » August 15th, 2019, 12:05 pm

Thank you Kevin.

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » August 15th, 2019, 12:06 pm

Lmnei wrote:
August 15th, 2019, 9:01 am
Hi!

Can I DPL this for you MaryAnn?

Lynda
That would be great Lynda. Thank you.
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Post by Lmnei » August 19th, 2019, 11:46 pm

This is PL OK - good read!

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Post by geoffbl » August 20th, 2019, 8:56 pm

Hi , could I please be assigned to section 1 ?

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » August 21st, 2019, 3:07 pm

Thank you Betty!

Geoff, I've noted your claim in the MW. Welcome to the project!

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Post by KevinS » August 21st, 2019, 3:19 pm

Lmnei wrote:
August 19th, 2019, 11:46 pm
This is PL OK - good read!

Lynda
Thank you.
E agora, José?

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