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African-American Studies

  • The Big Seaby Langston Hughes; Arnold Rampersad

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2015; US$ 17.99

    Introduction by Arnold Rampersad. Langston Hughes, born in 1902, came of age early in the 1920s. In The Big Sea he recounts those memorable years in the two great playgrounds of the decade--Harlem and Paris. In Paris he was a cook and waiter in nightclubs. He knew the musicians and dancers, the drunks and dope fiends. In Harlem he was a rising... more...

  • Writing on the Wallby Johanna Fernandez; Mumia Abu Jamal

    City Lights Publishers 2015; US$ 16.95

    Mumia Abu Jamal?s essential perspectives on black experience, race relations, freedom, justice, social change, and the future of American society. more...

  • In Search of the Movementby Benjamin Hedin

    City Lights Publishers 2015; US$ 15.95

    Published on the 50th anniversary of the Selma-to-Montgomery Alabama marches, Ben Hedin analyzes the legacy of the civil rights movement. more...

  • The Southern Exodus to Mexicoby Todd W Wahlstrom

    UNP - Nebraska 2015; US$ 55.00

    After the Civil War, a handful of former Confederate leaders joined forces with the Mexican emperor Maximilian von Hapsburg to colonize Mexico with former American slaveholders. Their plan was to develop commercial agriculture in the Mexican state of Coahuila under the guidance of former slaveholders with former slaves providing the bulk of the labor... more...

  • White Sports/Black Sports: Racial Disparities in Athletic Programsby Lori Martin

    ABC-CLIO 2015; US$ 48.00

    The racial makeup of sports in the United States serves as a classic example of racism in the 21st century. This book examines the racial disparities in sports and the continuing significance of race in 21st-century America, debunking the myth of a "postracial society." more...

  • Secret Lives of the Underground Railroad in New York Cityby Don Papson; Tom Calarco

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2015; US$ 39.95

    During the fourteen years Sydney Howard Gay edited the American Anti-Slavery Society's National Anti-Slavery Standard in New York City, he worked with some of the most important Underground agents in the eastern United States, including Thomas Garrett, William Still and James Miller McKim. Gay's closest associate was Louis Napoleon, a free... more...

  • Shameby Shelby Steele

    Basic Books 2015; US$ 25.99

    The greatest barrier to racial equality today is not overt racism, Shelby Steele argues in [ Title TK ], but white liberals. Under the guise of benevolence, liberals today maintain their position of power over blacks by continuing to cast them as victims in need of saving. This ideology underlies liberal social policies from affirmative action to... more...

  • Sons of Mississippiby Paul Hendrickson

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2015; US$ 15.00

    They stand as unselfconscious as if the photograph were being taken at a church picnic and not during one of the pitched battles of the civil rights struggle. None of them knows that the image will appear in  Life  magazine   or that it will become an icon of its era. The year is 1962, and these seven white Mississippi lawmen have gathered to stop... more...

  • The Way of Tendernessby Zenju Earthlyn Manuel

    Wisdom Publications 2015; Not Available

    ?What does liberation mean when I have incarnated in a particular body, with a particular shape, color, and sex?? In The Way of Tenderness , Zen priest Zenju Earthlyn Manuel brings Buddhist philosophies of emptiness and appearance to bear on race, sexuality, and gender, using wisdom forged through personal experience and practice to rethink problems... more...

  • The Way of Tendernessby Zenju Earthlyn Manuel

    Wisdom Publications 2015; Not Available

    ?What does liberation mean when I have incarnated in a particular body, with a particular shape, color, and sex?? In The Way of Tenderness , Zen priest Zenju Earthlyn Manuel brings Buddhist philosophies of emptiness and appearance to bear on race, sexuality, and gender, using wisdom forged through personal experience and practice to rethink problems... more...