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23 Results
Bamboozled
DVD
2020
1 available of 2 items

In a moment of sarcasm, a frustrated African-American network executive pitches an idea about a minstrel show and is dismayed when his network actually proceeds with the idea and it becomes a hit.

Harriet
DVD
2020
12 available of 65 items

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, the movie tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes...

Harriet
Blu-ray
2020
15 available of 29 items

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, the movie tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes...

Big girls don't cry —Briscoe, Connie.
Book
1996
1 available of 1 items

The guest book —Blake, Sarah, 1960- author.
Book
2019
12 available of 20 items

"A novel about past mistakes and betrayals that ripple throughout generations, The Guest Book examines not just a privileged American family, but a privileged America. It is a literary triumph. The Guest Book follows thr...

Shanghai girls : a novel —See, Lisa.
Book
2009
29 available of 30 items

Two sisters from Shanghai must begin life anew in the United States when they are sold by their father as wives to suitors from California.

Leave the world behind : a novel —Alam, Rumaan, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 22 items

"A magnetic novel about two families, strangers to each other, who are forced together on a long weekend gone terribly wrong"-- Provided by publisher.

Fear itself —Rosenheim, Andrew.
Book
2012
1 available of 1 items

A thriller set in the Depression-era years before World War II finds fledgling FBI Special Agent Jimmy Nessheim dispatched to infiltrate the pro-Nazi German-American Bund organization and discovering a sinister plot targ...

The last black man in San Francisco
DVD
2019
23 available of 27 items

Jimmie Fails dreams of reclaiming the Victorian home his grandfather built in the heart of San Francisco. Joined on his quest by his best friend Mont, Jimmie searches for belonging in a rapidly changing city that seems t...

Driving the king : a novel —Howard, Ravi, author.
Book
2015
3 available of 3 items

"Told through the experiences of Nat King Cole's driver, Nat Weary, Driving the King is a daring and brilliant new novel from award-winning writer Ravi Howard that explores race and class in 1950s America"-- Provided by ...

The guest book —Blake, Sarah, 1960- author.
Book
2020
1 available of 1 items

"An exquisitely written, poignant family saga that illuminates the great divide, the gulf that separates the rich and poor, black and white, Protestant and Jew. Spanning three generations, The Guest Book deftly examines ...

Juneteenth : a novel —Ellison, Ralph.
Book
1999
1 available of 1 items

The intuitionist —Whitehead, Colson, 1969- author.
Book
2000
1 available of 1 items

An elevator inspector becomes the center of controversy when an elevator crashes. The inspector, Lila Mae Watson, is a black woman who inspects by intuition, as opposed to visual observation, and now she must prove her m...

Leave the world behind a novel —Alam, Rumaan.
Large Print
2020
1 available of 7 items

"A ... novel about two families--strangers to each other--who are forced together on a long weekend gone terribly wrong"-- Provided by publisher.

Five smooth stones [a novel] —Fairbairn, Ann, 1901 or 1902-1972.
EBook
2009

Returning to the South to fight for the civil rights movement, a young black lawyer finds his life complicated by a beautiful white artist.

Grant Park —Pitts, Leonard, author.
Book
2015
2 available of 2 items

"Grant Park is a page-turning and provocative look at black and white relations in contemporary America, blending the absurd and the poignant in a powerfully well-crafted narrative that showcases Pitts's gift for telling...

Alligator & other stories —Alzayat, Dima, author.
Book
2020
4 available of 4 items

"The award-winning stories in Dima Alzayat's collection are luminous and tender, whether dealing with a woman performing burial rites for her brother in "Ghusl," or a great-aunt struggling to explain cultural identity to...

A shade of difference a novel —Drury, Allen.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2016

The highly educated ruler of a small African country makes trouble for the United Nations when he provokes a racial incident in Charleston, South Carolina. Sequel to "Advise and Consent". 2016.

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