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The vanishing half —Bennett, Brit, author.
Large Print
2020
Availability: 2 of 19

"The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up together in a small, southern black community and running away at age sixteen, it's not just the shape of their daily lives that is different as adu...

Surviving the white gaze : a memoir —Carroll, Rebecca, author.

"A stirring and powerful memoir from black cultural critic Rebecca Carroll recounting her struggle to overcome a completely white childhood in order to forge her identity as a black woman in America"-- Provided by publis...

Hidden colors. 4, The religion of white surpremacy

Explores the motivation behind European global subjugation, the history of rarely discussed vast West African empires, how germ warfare is used on melanted people, and the history of slave breeding farms in America.

The vanishing half —Bennett, Brit, author.
Book On CD
2020
Availability: 0 of 6

"The Vignes twin sisters will always be identical. But after growing up together in a small, southern black community and running away at age sixteen, it's not just the shape of their daily lives that is different as adu...

A dreadful deceit : the myth of race from the colonial era to Obama's America —Jones, Jacqueline, 1948-

In this work, the author, a social historian traces the lives of six African Americans from the colonial era to the late 20th century, using their stories to illustrate the complex ways in which racial ideologies in this...

Cousins : connected through slavery, a black woman and a white woman discover their past--and each other —Baldwin, Betty Kilby, author.

What happens when a White woman, Phoebe, contacts a Black woman, Betty, saying she suspects they are connected through slavery? First surprise? Betty responds, "Hello, Cousin." Betty had fought for an education and won. ...

Ordinary light : a memoir —Smith, Tracy K.

"From the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet: a deeply moving memoir that explores coming-of-age and the meaning of home against a complex backdrop of race, faith, and the unbreakable bond between a mother and daughter. Tracy K...

Well-read black girl : finding our stories, discovering ourselves : an anthology

"An inspiring collection of essays by black women writers, curated by the founder of the popular book club Well-Read Black Girl, on the importance of recognizing ourselves in literature. Remember that moment when you fir...

Kwanzaa —Murray, Julie, 1969- author.

An introduction to the history, purpose, and observance of Kwanzaa.

Conversate is not a word getting away from ghetto —Donaldson, Jam.
EBook
2010

Explores what is wrong with black culture and what needs to be done to fix neighbourhoods and improve lives. This title provides a window into the complex, contradictory perspectives that exist within every member of the...

Portraits of America

Long story short: Presents interview segments in which California's poor and homeless discuss the disadvantages of living without adequate resources.

Post Black how a new generation is redefining African American identity —Womack, Ytasha.
EBook
2010

Highlighting certain socio-economic and cultural trends, this exploration discloses the dynamics shaping contemporary lives of African Americans. This title presents an examination that gives voice to what the author has...

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