BHM 2021

Black History Month

October 2021 Reading List

#ProudToBe

Teaching Black History to White People

Leonard N. Moore

£14.99

University of Texas Press

14th September 2021

Are You Entertained?

Black Popular Culture in the Twenty-First Century

Simone C. Drake, Dwan K. Henderson

£20.99

Duke University Press Books

28th February 2020

William Still

The Underground Railroad and the Angel at Philadelphia

William C. Kashatus

£26.99

University of Notre Dame Press

1st April 2021

The Life and Times of Louis Lomax

The Art of Deliberate Disunity

Thomas Aiello

£20.99

Duke University Press Books

2nd April 2021

Ebony Magazine and Lerone Bennett Jr.

Popular Black History in Postwar America

E. James West

£18.99

University of Illinois Press

31st January 2020

The Black Intellectual Tradition

African American Thought in the Twentieth Century

Derrick P. Alridge, Cornelius L. Bynum, James B. Stewart

£20.99

University of Illinois Press

13th July 2021

"Beyond This Narrow Now"

Or, Delimitations, of W. E. B. Du Bois

Nahum Dimitri Chandler

£20.99

Duke University Press Books

1st October 2021

The Book of Negroes

African Americans in Exile after the American Revolution

Graham Russell Gao Hodges, Alan Edward Brown

£26.99

Fordham University Press

2nd November 2021

No Color Is My Kind

Eldrewey Stearns and the Desegregation of Houston

Thomas R. Cole

£22.99

University of Texas Press

19th October 2021

Harry T. Burleigh

From the Spiritual to the Harlem Renaissance

Jean E Snyder

£18.99

University of Illinois Press

31st August 2021

Ambivalent Childhoods

Speculative Futures and the Psychic Life of the Child

Jacob Breslow

£20.99

University of Minnesota Press

25th May 2021

Surviving Southampton

African American Women and Resistance in Nat Turner's Community

Vanessa M. Holden

£17.99

University of Illinois Press

13th July 2021

The Black Civil War Soldier

A Visual History of Conflict and Citizenship

Deborah Willis

£26.99

NYU Press

16th March 2021

Thomas Sankara

A Revolutionary in Cold War Africa

Brian J. Peterson

£26.99

Indiana University Press

2nd March 2021

The Powers of Dignity

The Black Political Philosophy of Frederick Douglass

Nick Bromell

£20.99

Duke University Press Books

19th February 2021

Hope in the Struggle

A Memoir

Josie R. Johnson, Arleta Little, Carolyn Holbrook

£12.99

University of Minnesota Press

16th February 2021

Point of Reckoning

The Fight for Racial Justice at Duke University

Theodore D. Segal

£22.99

Duke University Press Books

5th February 2021

Madam C. J. Walker's Gospel of Giving

Black Women's Philanthropy during Jim Crow

Tyrone McKinley Freeman

£18.99

University of Illinois Press

29th September 2020

AFRICOBRA

Experimental Art toward a School of Thought

Wadsworth A. Jarrell

£22.99

Duke University Press Books

8th May 2020

Unfixed

Photography and Decolonial Imagination in West Africa

Jennifer Bajorek

£21.99

Duke University Press Books

7th February 2020

Josephine Baker and Katherine Dunham

Dances in Literature and Cinema

Hannah Durkin

£20.99

University of Illinois Press

6th August 2019

To Turn the Whole World Over

Black Women and Internationalism

Keisha Blain, Tiffany Gill, Michael West

£19.99

University of Illinois Press

16th March 2019

Moving In and Out of Islam

Karin van Nieuwkerk

£26.99

University of Texas Press

5th December 2018

Got to Be Something Here

The Rise of the Minneapolis Sound

Andrea Swensson

£13.99

University of Minnesota Press

25th May 2021

Soundtrack to a Movement

African American Islam, Jazz, and Black Internationalism

Richard Brent Turner

£22.99

NYU Press

27th April 2021

Universal Tonality

The Life and Music of William Parker

Cisco Bradley

£22.99

Duke University Press Books

12th February 2021

Black Diamond Queens

African American Women and Rock and Roll

Maureen Mahon

£22.99

Duke University Press Books

30th October 2020

When Sunday Comes

Gospel Music in the Soul and Hip-Hop Eras

Claudrena N. Harold

£17.99

University of Illinois Press

27th October 2020

The Meaning of Soul

Black Music and Resilience since the 1960s

Emily J. Lordi

£19.99

Duke University Press Books

14th August 2020

The Heart of a Woman

The Life and Music of Florence B. Price

Rae Linda Brown, Guthrie Ramsey, Guthrie Ramsey, Carlene J. Brown

£22.99

University of Illinois Press

4th June 2020

Hot Feet and Social Change

African Dance and Diaspora Communities

Kariamu Welsh, Esailama Diouf, Yvonne Daniel, Thomas F. DeFrantz, Danny Glover, Harry Belafonte, James Counts Early

£22.99

University of Illinois Press

4th November 2019

Black Lives Matter and Music

Protest, Intervention, Reflection

Fernando Orejuela, Stephanie Shonekan, Portia K. Maultsby, Fernando Orejuela, Stephanie Shonekan, Langston Collin Wilkins, Alison Martin, Denise Dalphond

£18.99

Indiana University Press

10th August 2018

Afro-Nostalgia

Feeling Good in Contemporary Black Culture

Badia Ahad-Legardy

£20.99

University of Illinois Press

12th April 2021

Laughing to Keep from Dying

African American Satire in the Twenty-First Century

Danielle Fuentes Morgan

£18.99

University of Illinois Press

22nd October 2020

From Slave Cabins to the White House

Homemade Citizenship in African American Culture

Koritha Mitchell

£26.99

University of Illinois Press

15th October 2020

African Art Reframed

Reflections and Dialogues on Museum Culture

Bennetta Jules-Rosette, J.R. Osborn

£18.99

University of Illinois Press

11th June 2020

Roots of the Black Chicago Renaissance

New Negro Writers, Artists, and Intellectuals, 1893-1930

Richard A. Courage, Christopher Robert Reed, Darlene Clark Hine

£20.99

University of Illinois Press

4th May 2020

Black Cultural Production after Civil Rights

Robert J Patterson

£19.99

University of Illinois Press

6th August 2019

Building the Black Arts Movement

Hoyt Fuller and the Cultural Politics of the 1960s

Jonathan Fenderson

£18.99

University of Illinois Press

30th March 2019

Jezebel Unhinged

Loosing the Black Female Body in Religion and Culture

Tamura Lomax

£20.99

Duke University Press Books

16th October 2018

Double Negative

The Black Image and Popular Culture

Racquel J. Gates

£19.99

Duke University Press Books

10th August 2018

Oscar Charleston

The Life and Legend of Baseball's Greatest Forgotten Player

Jeremy Beer

£16.99

Nebraska

1st April 2021

The Revolt of the Black Athlete

50th Anniversary Edition

Harry Edwards

£14.99

University of Illinois Press

14th August 2018

Chris Hani

Hugh Macmillan

£12.99

Ohio University Press

15th February 2021

Amílcar Cabral

A Nationalist and Pan-Africanist Revolutionary

Peter Karibe Mendy

£12.99

Ohio University Press

11th June 2019

Mozambique’s Samora Machel

A Life Cut Short

Allen F. Isaacman, Barbara S. Isaacman, Albie Sachs

£13.99

Ohio University Press

8th September 2020

Kwame Nkrumah

Visions of Liberation

Jeffrey S. Ahlman

£12.99

Ohio University Press

1st May 2021

Female Monarchs and Merchant Queens in Africa

Nwando Achebe

£12.99

Ohio University Press

14th July 2020

Josie Mpama/Palmer

Get Up and Get Moving

Robert R. Edgar

£12.99

Ohio University Press

22nd April 2020

Wangari Maathai

Tabitha Kanogo

£12.99

Ohio University Press

7th April 2020