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Du Bois - How to Spell It, How to Say It
Du Bois is spelled with a capital B and a space between the u and the B.
Du Bois himself explained the correct pronunciation: � My name is pronounced in the clear English fashion: Du with u as in Sue; Bois, as oi in voice. The accent is on the second syllable.�
|"I was born by a golden river and in the shadow of two great hills...."
W. E. B. Du Bois (1868�1963)