African American History Month 2020

Paying tribute to black activists, scholars, philosophers, writers, artists, and musicians who transformed America’s social order, we present books that celebrate the African American experience.

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TitleAuthorFormatPublication DatePriceSelect Item
Cover: Marking Time: Art in the Age of Mass IncarcerationMarking Time: Art in the Age of Mass IncarcerationFleetwood, Nicole R.HARDCOVER04/28/2020$39.95
Cover: To Live and Defy in LA: How Gangsta Rap Changed AmericaTo Live and Defy in LA: How Gangsta Rap Changed AmericaViator, Felicia AngejaHARDCOVER02/25/2020$35.00
Cover: Tacky’s Revolt: The Story of an Atlantic Slave WarTacky’s Revolt: The Story of an Atlantic Slave WarBrown, VincentHARDCOVER01/14/2020$35.00
Cover: To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.Shelby, Tommie
Terry, Brandon M.
PAPERBACK01/07/2020$18.95
Cover: Making Black Scientists: A Call to ActionMaking Black Scientists: A Call to ActionGasman, Marybeth
Nguyen, Thai-Huy
HARDCOVER08/13/2019$35.00
Cover: The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America, With a New PrefaceThe Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban America, With a New PrefaceMuhammad, Khalil GibranPAPERBACK07/22/2019$15.95
Cover: Hattiesburg: An American City in Black and WhiteHattiesburg: An American City in Black and WhiteSturkey, WilliamHARDCOVER03/28/2019$29.95
Cover: The Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth GapThe Color of Money: Black Banks and the Racial Wealth GapBaradaran, MehrsaPAPERBACK03/11/2019$17.95
Cover: Bound in Wedlock: Slave and Free Black Marriage in the Nineteenth CenturyBound in Wedlock: Slave and Free Black Marriage in the Nineteenth CenturyHunter, Tera W.PAPERBACK02/18/2019$19.95
Cover: Dark Ghettos: Injustice, Dissent, and ReformDark Ghettos: Injustice, Dissent, and ReformShelby, TommiePAPERBACK07/02/2018$20.50
Cover: To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.To Shape a New World: Essays on the Political Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.Shelby, Tommie
Terry, Brandon M.
HARDCOVER02/19/2018$35.00
Cover: Landscapes of Hope: Nature and the Great Migration in ChicagoLandscapes of Hope: Nature and the Great Migration in ChicagoMcCammack, BrianHARDCOVER10/16/2017$24.95
Cover: The Origin of OthersThe Origin of OthersMorrison, ToniHARDCOVER09/18/2017$22.95
Cover: The Fateful Triangle: Race, Ethnicity, NationThe Fateful Triangle: Race, Ethnicity, NationHall, Stuart
Mercer, Kobena
HARDCOVER09/11/2017$26.50
Cover: Epistrophies: Jazz and the Literary ImaginationEpistrophies: Jazz and the Literary ImaginationEdwards, Brent HayesHARDCOVER06/05/2017$36.00
Cover: Blake; or, The Huts of America: A Corrected EditionBlake; or, The Huts of America: A Corrected EditionDelany, Martin R.
McGann, Jerome
PAPERBACK02/13/2017$20.50
Cover: Race and the Totalitarian Century: Geopolitics in the Black Literary ImaginationRace and the Totalitarian Century: Geopolitics in the Black Literary ImaginationRasberry, VaughnHARDCOVER10/03/2016$46.50
Cover: Just around Midnight: Rock and Roll and the Racial ImaginationJust around Midnight: Rock and Roll and the Racial ImaginationHamilton, JackHARDCOVER09/26/2016$29.95
Cover: A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American LifeA Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American LifeHobbs, AllysonPAPERBACK03/07/2016$17.50
Cover: The Lives of Frederick DouglassThe Lives of Frederick DouglassLevine, Robert S.HARDCOVER01/07/2016$29.95
Cover: Word by Word: Emancipation and the Act of WritingWord by Word: Emancipation and the Act of WritingHager, ChristopherPAPERBACK09/07/2015$21.50
Cover: The Image of the Black in Western Art, Volume V: The Twentieth Century, Part 2: The Rise of Black ArtistsThe Image of the Black in Western Art, Volume V: The Twentieth Century, Part 2: The Rise of Black ArtistsBindman, David
Gates, Henry Louis
HARDCOVER10/31/2014$101.00
Cover: A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American LifeA Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American LifeHobbs, AllysonHARDCOVER10/13/2014$35.00
Cover: American Cocktail: A “Colored Girl” in the WorldAmerican Cocktail: A “Colored Girl” in the WorldReynolds, Anita
Hutchinson, George
HARDCOVER02/24/2014$29.95
Cover: The Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban AmericaThe Condemnation of Blackness: Race, Crime, and the Making of Modern Urban AmericaMuhammad, Khalil GibranPAPERBACK11/30/2011$22.50
Cover: The Reaper’s Garden: Death and Power in the World of Atlantic SlaveryThe Reaper’s Garden: Death and Power in the World of Atlantic SlaveryBrown, VincentPAPERBACK09/30/2010$24.50
Cover: Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl: Written by Herself, with “A True Tale of Slavery” by John S. JacobsIncidents in the Life of a Slave Girl: Written by Herself, with “A True Tale of Slavery” by John S. JacobsJacobs, Harriet A.
Yellin, Jean Fagan
PAPERBACK11/30/2009$22.50
Cover: Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: An American Slave, Written by HimselfNarrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass: An American Slave, Written by HimselfDouglass, FrederickPAPERBACK04/15/2009$9.50
Cover: We Who Are Dark: The Philosophical Foundations of Black SolidarityWe Who Are Dark: The Philosophical Foundations of Black SolidarityShelby, TommiePAPERBACK09/15/2007$24.50
Cover: Rebecca's Revival: Creating Black Christianity in the Atlantic WorldRebecca's Revival: Creating Black Christianity in the Atlantic WorldSensbach, Jon F.PAPERBACK10/31/2006$26.00
Cover: Satchmo Blows Up the World: Jazz Ambassadors Play the Cold WarSatchmo Blows Up the World: Jazz Ambassadors Play the Cold WarVon Eschen, Penny M.PAPERBACK09/30/2006$30.50
Cover: The Forgotten Fifth: African Americans in the Age of RevolutionThe Forgotten Fifth: African Americans in the Age of RevolutionNash, Gary B.HARDCOVER02/28/2006$21.95
Cover: The Practice of Diaspora: Literature, Translation, and the Rise of Black InternationalismThe Practice of Diaspora: Literature, Translation, and the Rise of Black InternationalismEdwards, Brent HayesPAPERBACK07/10/2003$38.50
Cover: Dancing in the Street: Motown and the Cultural Politics of DetroitDancing in the Street: Motown and the Cultural Politics of DetroitSmith, Suzanne E.PAPERBACK05/02/2001$28.50
Cover: To ’Joy My Freedom: Southern Black Women’s Lives and Labors after the Civil WarTo ’Joy My Freedom: Southern Black Women’s Lives and Labors after the Civil WarHunter, Tera W.PAPERBACK09/15/1998$31.00
Cover: The Black Atlantic: Modernity and Double-ConsciousnessThe Black Atlantic: Modernity and Double-ConsciousnessGilroy, PaulPAPERBACK03/15/1995$34.00
Cover: Playing in the Dark: Whiteness and the Literary ImaginationPlaying in the Dark: Whiteness and the Literary ImaginationMorrison, ToniHARDCOVER05/01/1992$32.00
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