Word of the Week: Cadence

As in: “Two qualities struck them – (1) the ability of blacks to talk compellingly of the hardships and they had endured and relate these experiences to the black community as a whole and (2) the African-influenced cadence of speech, influenced by the preaching in black churches” (Dray, 2008, p. 45).Book Cover: Capital Men

Dray, P. (2008). Capitol Men.  New York: Houghton Mifflin Company.

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