• Many of the songs that Lawrence Gellert encountered on the road and wrote about for New Masses were collected and published in Negro Songs of Protest (1936).

Photo of book cover: Negro Songs of Protest

From Nothing but Love in God’s Water: Volume 1: Black Sacred Music from the Civil War to the Civil Rights Movement by Robert Darden

  • Negro Songs of Protest. American Music League, 1936.
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