ABOUT LOVE: NEW VISIONS by bell hooks.
book presents a look at the reasons for our
love-deprived society and ways to repair it.
.L8 H655 2000
SMITH: RITUALS AND CELEBRATIONS by Barbara
book contains a month-by-month guide with recipes,
party ideas, and craft projects.
BLACK CHORD: VISIONS OF THE GROOVE: CONNECTIONS
BETWEEN AFROBEATS, RHYTHM & BLUES, HIP-HOP,
& MORE by David Corio and Vivien
book details the diversity of the music of the
Pan-African world and includes over 100 photos of
artists from Fats Domino to Bob Marley to Monica.
WINGS & BLIND ANGELS: POEMS by
author of Push examines the various
roles of women in todays urban society.
PS3569 .A63 B58 1999
IN THE STREET: MOTOWN AND THE CULTURAL POLITICS OF
DETROIT by Suzanne E. Smith.
small record company provided the soundtrack for
the civil rights campaign in Detroit as well as the
rest of the nation.
MIDNIGHT WHEN I RISE: THE STORY OF THE JUBILEE
SINGERS WHO INTRODUCED THE WORLD TO THE MUSIC OF
BLACK AMERICA by Andrew Ward.
the years following the Civil War, this gospel
group raised money for Fisk University.
.J77 W37 2000
FOR A NEW SOUTH AFRICA: SEVEN PLAYS edited
by David Graver.
book contains contemporary theater written by South
.S62 D73 1999
TOTAL MAKEOVER: BODY, BEAUTY SPIRIT edited
by Patricia Mignon Hinds.
book offers practical advice covering all the
.A36 E87 2000
READER: PROPHETS IN THEIR OWN COUNTRY
edited by Esther Cooper Jackson and Constance Pohl.
Luther King, Paul Robeson, W.E.B. DuBois and others
are included in this anthology from the
STEPS: THE NEW GENERATION OF AFRICAN AMERICAN
WRITERS edited by Kevin Young.
Senna, Edwidge Danticat, and Kevin Powell are
included in this collection of award-winning
poetry, fiction, and non-fiction by writers born
.N3 G53 2000
WITNESS: AFRICAN-AMERICAN IMAGES FROM THE DAWN OF
PHOTOGRAPHY TO THE CIVIL WAR by Jackie N.
MESSENGER READER: STORIES, POEMS, AND ESSAYS FROM
THE MESSENGER MAGAZINE
edited by Sondra Kathryn Wilson.
from the Socialist publication of the Harlem
.N3 M47 2000
N BREADFRUIT: A CULINARY MEMOIR by
a cookbook nor a biography, the author recalls his
childhood in Barbados and the rituals surrounding
the preparation of traditional Bajan dishes.
.B35 C58 2000
RENAISSANCE IN HARLEM: LOST VOICES OF AN AMERICAN
COMMUNITY edited by Lionel C. Bascom.
from the Works Progress Administration archives
written by Ralph Ellison, Dorothy West, and Vivian
Morris, among others.
ROSE THAT GREW FROM CONCRETE by Tupac
Shakur.Shakurs poems include In the
Event of My Demise.
.H322 R6 1999x
by Saul Williams.
poems about the strength and passion of women.
.I455457 S54 1999
DOWN SISTER: THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN WOMANS
GUIDE TO HEALTHY, PERMANENT WEIGHT LOSS by
Roneice Weaver, Fabiola Gaines, and Angela Ebron.
low-fat versions of favorite soul food recipes.
SOUL: THE STORY OF BLACK ENGLISH by John
Russell Rickford and Russell John Rickford.
.N42 R54 2000
STRONG: RECLAIMING THE WISDOM OF AFRICAN-AMERICAN
HEALING edited by Sara Lomax Reese and
Kirk Johnson with Therman Evans.
techniques from acupressure to
.N4 S83 1999x
YOUR WINGS: FAMOUS BLACK QUOTATIONS FOR
TEENS selected and edited Janet Cheatham
Bell and Lucille Usher Freeman.
anecdotes from Lauryn Hill, Will Smith, R. Kelly
and hundreds more on family, racism, and making
by Tionne T-Boz Watkins.
book contains poems and essays from the lead singer
.A8445 T483 1999x
HOUND by Derek Walcott.
book-length poem interweaves the life stories of
the painter Camille Pisarro and Walcott, both
natives of the Caribbean. Includes 26 color
paintings by the author.
.W3 T54 2000
VINTAGE BOOK OF AFRICAN AMERICAN POETRY
edited byMichael S.Harper and Anthony Walton.
outstanding poets chronicle 200 years of vision,
struggle, power, beauty, and triumph.
.N4 V56 2000
IN DARK: AFRICAN AMERICAN VAUDEVILLE AND RACE
POLITICS IN THE SWING ERA by Brenda Dixon
.W43 G68 2000
selected list was compiled by:
Coveney, Dudley Branch
DeBoer, Fields Corner Branch
Hogan, Grove Hall Branch
Kire, Teen Services
Manson, Connolly Branch
Phillibert, General Library, Adult Services
Wintergreen, Adams Street Branch
Wisniewski, Codman Square Branch