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Some of these titles will need to be ordered, and others may fluctuate in and out of stock depending on demand, but we'll do our best to get them for you! You can browse and shop online, or come into the bookstore to see the display in person.

Half of all earnings will be donated to organizations supporting Black writers in our community.

Featured Authors:

Aliyyah Abdur-Rahman
Ibrahim Adigun
Stephon Alexander
Geri Augusto
Lisa Biggs
Anthony Bogues
Len Cabral
Bolaji Campbell
Tina Campt
Marlon Carey
Rebecca Louise Carter
Colin Channer
Sterling Clinton-Spellman
Andrew E. Colarusso
Damont Combs
Ann duCille
Lina Fruzetti
Justice Ameer Gaines
Kamille Gentles-Peart
Olakunle George
John Goncalves
Francoise N. Hamlin
Michael S. Harper
Paget Henry
Juliet Hooker
Erica Hunt
Austin Jackson
Dolores Johnson
Hume Johnson
Jennifer E. Johnson
Janaya Kizzie
Patsy Lewis
Glenn C. Loury
Brian W. E. Meeks
Munir D. Mohammed
Oge Mora
Rolland D. Murray
Errick Nunnally
Itohan Osayimwese
Monsurat Ottun
Keisha-Khan Y. Perry
Kevin Quashie
Aishah Rahman
Dixa Ramirez D’Oleo
Besenia Rodriguez
Melvin Rogers
Tricia Rose
Nichole Rustin-Paschal
Safiya Sinclair
Carlos Sirah
Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie
Andre Willis
Stanley Wolukau-Wanambwa
Jon Woodson
Against the Closet: Black Political Longing and the Erotics of Race Cover Image
Faulkner and Whiteness Cover Image
The Jazz of Physics: The Secret Link Between Music and the Structure of the Universe Cover Image
Barbequeer March 2020 Volume 2 Cover Image
What Do Science, Technology, and Innovation Mean from Africa? Cover Image
Black Acting Methods: Critical Approaches Cover Image
Black Heretics, Black Prophets: Radical Political Intellectuals (Africana Thought) Cover Image
Caliban's Freedom: The Early Political Thought of C.L.R. James Cover Image
Caribbean Reasonings: After Man, Towards the Human Cover Image
Caribbean Reasonings: The George Lamming Reader - The Aesthetics of Decolonisation Cover Image
Empire of Liberty: Power, Desire, and Freedom Cover Image
How the Rabbit Lost its Tail: A Haitian Tale Cover Image
Image Matters: Archive, Photography, and the African Diaspora in Europe Cover Image
In Search of African American Space: Redressing Racism Cover Image
Listening to Images Cover Image
Prayers for the People: Homicide and Humanity in the Crescent City Cover Image
Providential Cover Image
The Girl with the Golden Shoes Cover Image
Creance; or, Comest Thou Cosmic Nazarite: Poems (Drinking Gourd Chapbook Poetry Prize) Cover Image
The Sovereign (Puerto Rican Literature) Cover Image
Black Marriage Cover Image
Skin Trade Cover Image
Technicolored: Reflections on Race in the Time of TV (Camera Obscura Book) Cover Image
The Coupling Convention: Sex, Text, and Tradition in Black Women's Fiction Cover Image
Culture and Change Along the Blue Nile: Courts, Markets, and Strategies for Development Cover Image
The Breakbeat Poets Vol. 2: Black Girl Magic Cover Image
Brand Jamaica: Reimagining a National Image and Identity Cover Image
Romance with Voluptuousness: Caribbean Women and Thick Bodies in the United States (Expanding Frontiers: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Studies of Women, Gender, and Sexuality) Cover Image
African Literature and Social Change: Tribe, Nation, Race Cover Image
The Encyclopedia of the Novel (Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Literature) Cover Image
Crossroads at Clarksdale: The Black Freedom Struggle in the Mississippi Delta after World War II Cover Image
Mississippi Women: Their Histories, Their Lives (Southern Women: Their Lives and Times #6) Cover Image
Mississippi: The Long, Hot Summer (Civil Rights in Mississippi) Cover Image
These Truly Are the Brave: An Anthology of African American Writings on War and Citizenship Cover Image
Black American Literature/Humanism Cover Image
Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry Cover Image
Every Shut Eye Ain't Asleep: An Anthology of Poetry by African Americans Since 1945 Cover Image
Letters to America: Contemporary American Poetry on Race Cover Image
The Civil Rights Reader: American Literature from Jim Crow to Reconciliation Cover Image
The Collected Poems of Sterling A. Brown Cover Image
The Vintage Book of African American Poetry: 200 Years of Vision, Struggle, Power, Beauty, and Triumph from 50 Outstanding Poets Cover Image
Caliban's Reason: Introducing Afro-Caribbean Philosophy (Africana Thought) Cover Image
Caribbean Political Thought - The Colonial State to Caribbean Internationalisms Cover Image
Journeys in Caribbean Thought: The Paget Henry Reader (Creolizing the Canon) Cover Image
Postcoloniality, Globalization, and Diaspora: What's Next? Cover Image
The African Diaspora and the Disciplines Cover Image
Black and Indigenous Resistance in the Americas: From Multiculturalism to Racist Backlash Cover Image
Race and the Politics of Solidarity (Transgressing Boundaries: Studies in Black Politics and Blac) Cover Image
Theorizing Race in the Americas: Douglass, Sarmiento, Du Bois, and Vasconcelos Cover Image
Jump the Clock: New & Selected Poems Cover Image
Letters to the Future: Black Women/Radical Writing Cover Image
Time Slips Right Before Your Eyes Cover Image
Veronica: A Suite in X Parts Cover Image
Furious Flower: Seeding the Future of African American Poetry Cover Image
The Battle for Algeria: Sovereignty, Health Care, and Humanitarianism (Pennsylvania Studies in Human Rights) Cover Image
Grenada: Revolution and Invasion Cover Image
Pan-Caribbean Integration: Beyond Caricom Cover Image
Surviving Small Size: Regional Integration in Caribbean Ministates Cover Image
Ethnicity, Social Mobility, and Public Policy: Comparing the USA and UK Cover Image
Families, Schools, and Delinquency Prevention Cover Image
The Anatomy of Racial Inequality (W. E. B. Du Bois Lectures #4) Cover Image
The Shape of the River: Long-Term Consequences of Considering Race in College and University Admissions Cover Image
Beyond Westminster in the Caribbean Cover Image
Caribbean Reasonings: Culture, Politics, Race and Diaspora Cover Image
Caribbean Reasonings: Freedom, Power and Sovereignty - The Thought of Gordon K. Lewis Cover Image
Caribbean Reasonings - M.G. Smith: Social Theory and Anthropology in the Caribbean and Beyond Cover Image
Caribbean Reasonings: The Thought of New World Cover Image
Caribbean Revolutions and Revolutionary Theory: An Assessment of Cuba, Nicaragua, and Grenada Cover Image
Critical Interventions in Caribbean Politics and Theory (Caribbean Studies) Cover Image
Paint the Town Red Cover Image
The Coup Clock Clicks Cover Image
Wherever I Go Cover Image
Saturday Cover Image
Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World Cover Image
Thank You, Omu! Cover Image
The Oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned to Read Cover Image
Our Living Manhood: Literature, Black Power, and Masculine Ideology Cover Image
All the Dead Men: Alexander Smith Book #2 Cover Image
Anthology: Year Three: Distant Dying Ember Cover Image
Blood For The Sun: Alexander Smith #1 Cover Image
In Vein: A Vampire Charity Anthology Cover Image
Invisible Chains Cover Image
Lightning Wears a Red Cape Cover Image
Colonialism and Modern Architecture in Germany (Culture Politics & the Built Environment) Cover Image
Little Pink Dress: From the Closet to the Runway: Lessons on Loving All of Me Cover Image
Black Women against the Land Grab: The Fight for Racial Justice in Brazil Cover Image
Black Aliveness, or a Poetics of Being Cover Image
The Sovereignty of Quiet: Beyond Resistance in Black Culture Cover Image
Chiaroscuro Cover Image
Mingus Takes (3) Cover Image
Only In America Cover Image
The Mojo and the Sayso Cover Image
Unfinished Women Cry In No Man's Land While A Bird Dies In A Gilded Cage Cover Image
Colonial Phantoms: Belonging and Refusal in the Dominican Americas, from the 19th Century to the Present (Nation of Nations #28) Cover Image
Transnational Blackness: Navigating the Global Color Line (Critical Black Studies) Cover Image
African American Political Thought: A Collected History Cover Image
The Public and Its Problems: An Essay in Political Inquiry Cover Image
The Undiscovered Dewey: Religion, Morality, and the Ethos of Democracy Cover Image
Black Noise: Rap Music and Black Culture in Contemporary America Cover Image
Longing to Tell: Black Women Talk About Sexuality and Intimacy Cover Image
Microphone Fiends: Youth Music and Youth Culture Cover Image
Big Ears: Listening for Gender in Jazz Studies (Refiguring American Music) Cover Image
The Routledge Companion to Jazz Studies Cover Image
Cannibal (The Raz/Shumaker Prairie Schooner Book Prize in Poetry) Cover Image
The High Alive: An Epic Hoodoo Diptych Cover Image
Dear Continuum: Letters to a Poet Crafting Liberation Cover Image
Karma's Footsteps Cover Image
Staff Pick Badge
Layla's Happiness Cover Image
Strut Cover Image
Toward a Humean True Religion: Genuine Theism, Moderate Hope, and Practical Morality Cover Image
Gregory Halpern: Let the Sun Beheaded Be Cover Image
Justin Kimball: Elegy Cover Image
The Image of Whiteness: Contemporary Photography and Racialization Cover Image
Unwatchable Cover Image
Anthems, Sonnets, and Chants: Recovering the African American Poetry of the 1930s Cover Image
Notes on Ralph Ellison's Three Days Before the Shooting: Objective Art, Alchemical Cabala, Roman a Clef, Modern Civil Messiahs, Ancient Egypt, and Pse Cover Image
The Esoteric Mission of Zora Neale Hurston Cover Image