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Brawley, Benjamin Griffith

Born: 1882 AD
Died: 1939 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Clergymen, Educators, Historian

1882 – He was born on the 22nd of April.

         – He studied at Atlanta Baptist College, the University of Chicago and Harvard.

         – He taught at Atlanta Baptist College, Howard University, and Shaw University, serving as the Dean of Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA.

1910 – He wrote a good deal of poetry, but is best known for his prose work including: The Negro Literature and Art.

1919 – He wrote a Short History of the American Negro.

1921 – He wrote a Short History of the English Drama and A Social History of the American Negro.

1925 – He wrote a New Survey of English Literature.

1939 – He died on the 1st of February.