Summary: "A groundbreaking collection tracing the history of intellectual thought by Black Lesbian writers, in the tradition of The New Press's perennial seller Words of Fire"--
Publisher / Publication Date: The New Press 2021
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 810.8 MOU
Summary: This volume explores the roles black women played in their communities' social movements and the consequences of elevating women into positions of visibility and leadership. Martha Jones reveals how, throughout the 19th century, the "woman question" was at the core of movements against slavery and for civil rights.
Publisher / Publication Date: University of North Carolina Press 2007
Copies Available at Kingsley1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 324.6 Jon
Summary: "National Book Award-winner Jesmyn Ward takes James Baldwin's 1963 examination of race in America, The Fire Next Time, as a jumping off point for this groundbreaking collection of essays and poems about race from the most important voices of her generation and our time. In light of recent tragedies and widespread protests across the nation, The Progressive magazine republished one of its most...
Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.8 FIR
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.896 FIR
Summary: Presents a life of the African American journalist who was born a slave and went on to become a respected teacher and journalist, and who is best remembered for her campaign through her writings to eliminate lynching in the United States.
Publisher / Publication Date: Peachtree 2008
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 WEL
Summary: "A nonfiction picture book about The Green Book, a travel guide for African Americans during segregation, and the man who wrote it"--
Publisher / Publication Date: [Beaming Books] 2021