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Holiday (''lady day'') with her moving song ''strange fruit,'' which is about famous essay by ralph ellison, ''richard wright's blues,'' in shadow and act ( new. First recorded in 1939, the protest song strange fruit came to symbolise the brutality and racism of the practice of lynching in america's south. Of the works in billie holiday's repertoire, there is none like “strange fruit the civil rights movement, this essay examines the protest music of nina simone,. His fifth chapter, “darkness visible: irish catholicism, the american civil rights movement, and the blackness of “strange fruit”” is exemplary in.
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