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Cultural and Political Criticism from a Africana perspective


  
All Things Censored by Mumia Abu-Jamal
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More than 75 essays?many freshly composed by Mumia with the cartridge of a ball-point pen, the only implement he is allowed in his death-row cell?embody the calm and powerful words of humanity spoken by a man on Death Row. Abu-Jamal  [ more ]

  
Death Blossoms
Reflections from a Prisoner of Conscience
by Mumia Abu-Jamal
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In Death Blossoms: Reflections From a Prisoner of Conscience Mumia Abu-Jamal, America's best known political prisoner, offers poetic observations and reflections on life on this planet and on death row. In this collection of short essays and personal vignettes, which  [ more ]

  
Live from Death Row by Mumia Abu-Jamal
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Once a prominent radio reporter, Mumia Abu-Jamal is now in a Pennsylvania prison awaiting his state-sactioned execution. In 1982 he was convicted and sentenced to death for the murder of Philadelphia police officer Daniel Faulkner after a trial many have  [ more ]

  
We Want Freedom
A Life in the Black Panther Party
by Mumia Abu-Jamal
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In his youth Mumia Abu-Jamal helped found the Philadelphia branch of the Black Panther Party, wrote for the national newspaper, and began his life-long work of exposing the violence of the state as it manifests in entrenched poverty, endemic racism,  [ more ]

  
The Afrocentric Idea by Molefi K. Asante
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No Name in the Street
by James Baldwin
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This stunningly personal document and extraordinary history of the turbulent sixties and early seventies displays James Baldwin's fury and despair more deeply than any of his other works. In vivid detail he remembers the Harlem childhood that shaped his  [ more ]

  
Notes of a Native Son
by James Baldwin
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Originally published in 1955, James Baldwin's first nonfiction book remains an important American classic. His impassioned essays on life in Harlem, the protest novel, movies, and African-Americans abroad are as powerful today as when they were first written.  [ more ]

  
The Fire Next Time by James Baldwin
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A national bestseller when it first appeared in 1963, The Fire Next Time galvanized the nation and gave passionate voice to the emerging civil rights movement. At once a powerful evocation of James Baldwin's early life in Harlem and a  [ more ]

  
Hokum - An Anthology of African-American Humor
by Paul Beatty, Editor
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"The partially eaten watermelon slice that graces the cover of Hokum, Paul Beatty's anthology of African-American humor, suggests a smile, but a lot of people aren't laughing. Media outlets have already canceled interviews with Beatty, and an editor at an  [ more ]

  
And We Are Not Saved
The Elusive Quest For Racial Justice
by Derek Bell
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A distinguished legal scholar and civil rights activist employs a series of dramatic fables and dialogues to probe the foundations of America?s racial attitudes and raise disturbing questions about the nature of our society.  [ more ]


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