The Sport of the Gods

Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872 - 1906)

The Sport of the Gods is a novel by Paul Laurence Dunbar, first published in 1902, centered around urban black life. Forced to leave the South, a family falls apart amid the harsh realities of Northern inner city life in this 1902 examination of the forces that extinguish the dreams of African Americans. (Summary from Wikipedia)

Genre(s): Culture & Heritage Fiction, General Fiction

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 01 - The Hamiltons ashleighjane
00:06:03
Play 02 02 - A Farewell Dinner Larry Degala
00:15:44
Play 03 03 - The Theft Richard Kilmer
00:13:18
Play 04 04 - From a Clear Sky Richard Kilmer
00:14:56
Play 05 05 - The Justice of Men Richard Kilmer
00:17:27
Play 06 06 - Outcasts Richard Kilmer
00:17:09
Play 07 07 - In New York Larry Degala
00:20:45
Play 08 08 - An Evening Out Ric Cornwall
00:11:44
Play 09 09 - His Heart's Desire Ric Cornwall
00:16:52
Play 10 10 - A Visitor from Home Ric Cornwall
00:12:13
Play 11 11 - Broken Hopes Ric Cornwall
00:15:38
Play 12 12 - 'All the World's a Stage' Larry Degala
00:25:48
Play 13 13 - The Oakleys mevans
00:17:41
Play 14 14 - Frankenstein jeandelfrio
00:14:19
Play 15 15 - 'Dear, Damned, Delightful Town' Richard Kilmer
00:08:59
Play 16 16 - Skaggs's Theory Richard Kilmer
00:17:50
Play 17 17 - A Yellow Journal Larry Degala
00:16:35
Play 18 18 - What Berry Found Richard Kilmer
00:11:04