Quotes by William Pickens

About William Pickens:

William Pickens was an African-American orator, educator, journalist, and essayist. He wrote two autobiographies, first The Heir of Slaves, in 1911 and second Bursting Bonds in 1923, in which he mentioned race- motivated attacks on African Americans. both in the urban riots of 1919 and by lynching in 1921.

Author Bio

  • NameWilliam Pickens
  • DescriptionAmerican writer
  • DiedApril 6, 1954
  • ProfessionJournalist