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Alice Walker: A Woman for Our Times (Women Writers of Color)
Alice Walker: A Woman for Our Times (Women Writers of Color)
by Deborah G. Plant
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Born in Eatonton, GA, in 1944, a daughter of sharecroppers, Alice Walker has lived a remarkable and courageous life, and she continues to do so as an elder. Taking inspiration from her great-great-great-great grandmother who lived enslaved in the... (read more)

Available March 2015
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The Problem of the Color Line at the Turn of the Twentieth Century: The Essential Early Essays (American Philosophy)
The Problem of the Color Line at the Turn of the Twentieth Century: The Essential Early Essays (American Philosophy)
by W. E. B. Du Bois
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This volume assembles essential essays some published only posthumously, others obscure, another only recently translated by W. E. B. Du Bois from 1894 to early 1906. They show the first formulations of some of his most famous ideas, namely, "the veil," "... (read more)

Available September 2014
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Impolite Conversations: On Race, Politics, Sex, Money, and Religion
Impolite Conversations: On Race, Politics, Sex, Money, and Religion
by Cora Daniels
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When was the last time you said everything on your mind without holding back? In this no-holds-barred discussion of America’s top hot-button issues, a journalist and a cultural anthropologist express opinions that are widely held in private—... (read more)

Available September 30, 2014
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Rats, Riots and Revolution: Black Housing in the 1960s
Rats, Riots and Revolution: Black Housing in the 1960s
by Keeanga Taylor
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Through exacting research and urgent prose, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor demonstrates the way in which racism, redlining, and urban exploitation were not just expressions of white prejudice or generic anti-black attitudes, rather they were demonstrations of... (read more)

Available October 2014
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Rise of the Phoenix: Voices from Chicago's Black Struggle 1960-1975
Rise of the Phoenix: Voices from Chicago's Black Struggle 1960-1975
by Useni E. Perkins
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Rise of the Phoenix "is a collection of personal narratives that articulate the political, social, religious, and cultural experiences of many who participated in Chicago's black struggle for self-determination, self-reliance, and equality during the... (read more)

Available August 2014
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The Problem of the Color Line at the Turn of the Twentieth Century: The Essential Early Essays (American Philosophy)
The Problem of the Color Line at the Turn of the Twentieth Century: The Essential Early Essays (American Philosophy)
by W. E. B. Du Bois
Publisher Comments
This volume assembles essential essays some published only posthumously, others obscure, another only recently translated by W. E. B. Du Bois from 1894 to early 1906. They show the first formulations of some of his most famous ideas, namely, "the veil," "... (read more)

Available September 2014
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African & American: West Africans in Post-Civil Rights America (Nation of Nations: Immigrant History as American History)
African & American: West Africans in Post-Civil Rights America (Nation of Nations: Immigrant History as American History)
by Marilyn Halter
Available August 2014
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Anywhere But Here: Black Intellectuals in the Atlantic World and Beyond
Anywhere But Here: Black Intellectuals in the Atlantic World and Beyond
by Kendahl Radcliffe
Available January 2015
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Renegade Dreams: Living Through Injury in Gangland Chicago
Renegade Dreams: Living Through Injury in Gangland Chicago
by Laurence Ralph
Available September 2014
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Jim Crow's Legacy: The Lasting Impact of Segregation (Perspectives on a Multiracial America)
Jim Crow's Legacy: The Lasting Impact of Segregation (Perspectives on a Multiracial America)
by Ruth Thompson-miller
Available November 2014
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Wandering: Philosophical Performances of Racial and Sexual Freedom
Wandering: Philosophical Performances of Racial and Sexual Freedom
by Sarah Jane Cervenak
Available September 2014
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Stepping Into Zion: Hatzaad Harishon, Black Jews, and the Remaking of Jewish Identity (Rhetoric Culture & Social Critique)
Stepping Into Zion: Hatzaad Harishon, Black Jews, and the Remaking of Jewish Identity (Rhetoric Culture & Social Critique)
by Janice W. Fernheimer
Available October 2014
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Legenda Moving Image #5: Africa's Lost Classics: New Histories of African Cinema
Legenda Moving Image #5: Africa's Lost Classics: New Histories of African Cinema
by Lizelle Bisschoff
Available September 2014
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Intersectionality and Criminology: Gender, Race, Class and Crime (New Directions in Critical Criminology)
Intersectionality and Criminology: Gender, Race, Class and Crime (New Directions in Critical Criminology)
by Hillary Potter
Available September 2014
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Greening Africana Studies: Linking Environmental Studies with Transforming Black Experiences
Greening Africana Studies: Linking Environmental Studies with Transforming Black Experiences
by Patterson Rubin
Available January 2015
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Searching for the New Black Man: Black Masculinity and Women's Bodies (Margaret Walker Alexander Series in African American Studies)
Searching for the New Black Man: Black Masculinity and Women's Bodies (Margaret Walker Alexander Series in African American Studies)
by Ronda C. Henry Anthony
Available November 2014
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Democracy in Black: How Race Still Governs the American Soul
Democracy in Black: How Race Still Governs the American Soul
by Eddie S. Glaude Jr
Available January 12, 2016
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Wandering: Philosophical Performances of Racial and Sexual Freedom
Wandering: Philosophical Performances of Racial and Sexual Freedom
by Sarah Jane Cervenak
Available September 2014
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Therapeutic Nations: Healing in an Age of Indigenous Human Rights (Critical Issues in Indigenous Studies)
Therapeutic Nations: Healing in an Age of Indigenous Human Rights (Critical Issues in Indigenous Studies)
by Dian Million
Available October 2014
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Way Up North in Louisville: African American Migration in the Urban South, 1930-1970 (John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Cu)
Way Up North in Louisville: African American Migration in the Urban South, 1930-1970 (John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Cu)
by Luther Adams
Available August 2014
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