Study Guide

Having Our Say Part III, Introduction

By Sarah and A. Elizabeth Delany with Amy Hill Hearth

Part III, Introduction

  • Although the black community agrees that getting educated is the path to prosperity, there is much debate over how exactly to do that, especially because they are barred from attending most white universities.
  • This leads to the creations of the nation's Historically Black Universities—St Augustine's in Raleigh among them.