Definition of Afro-America
- At the heart of the African-based Oral Tradition, which has survived in Afro-America for centuries, lies the belief that the spoken word can give man mastery over natural events and men.
- —Geneva Smitherman, English Journal, February 1976
- In May Black Enterprise, the venerable periodical of Afro-America's business class, announced that Wal-Mart would be a sponsor of its 10th Annual Entrepreneur's Conference.
- —Ta-Nehisi Paul Coates, Time, 1 Sept. 2005