Irvine Garland Penn

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American journalist and educator from Virginia

Why Is Irvine Garland Penn Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Irvine Garland Penn was an educator, journalist, and lay leader in the Methodist Episcopal church in the United States. He was the author of The Afro-American Press and Its Editors, published in 1891, and a coauthor with Frederick Douglass, Ida B. Wells, and Ferdinand Lee Barnett of The Reason Why the Colored American Is Not in the World's Columbia Exposition in 1893. In the late 1890s, he became an officer in the Methodist Episcopal Church and played an important role advocating for the interests of African Americans in the church until his death.

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Irvine Garland Penn is most known for their academic work in the field of education. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of communications and literature.

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