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By Painter, Nell Irvin
Paperback. English.
Published New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2005
Nell Painter provides an accessible overview of African-American history, outlining the most significant events from pre-slavery times to the present,...

By Gottschild, Brenda Dixon
Hardback. English.
Published New York; Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2003
What is the essence of black dance in America? To answer that question, the author, one of the foremost contemporary critics of African American dance...

Paperback. English.
Published Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell, 2008
The essays in this volume survey the scholarly literature in African American history and provide a guide to the research, analyses and interpretations...

By Shockley, Evie, 1965-
Book. English.
Published Iowa City, IA: University of Iowa Press, 2011
 Beginning with a deceptively simple question—What do we mean when we designate behaviors, values, or forms of expression as “black”?—Evie Shockley’s...

By Van der Vlies, Andrew, 1974- author
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017
First edition
This work asks how a selection of South African writers have responded to the period since the end of apartheid

By Emery, Lynne Fauley
Paperback. English.
Published Hightstown, N.J.: Dance Horizon, c1988
2nd, rev. ed. / new chapter by Brenda Dixon-Stowell
A complete history of black dance forms, including folk, ballet, jazz, tap, Broadway/Hollywood, disco, and breakdancing. An ultimate research tool with...

By Araujo, Ana Lucia
eBook. English.
Published London; New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2017
"Slavery and the Atlantic slave trade are among the most heinous crimes against humanity committed in the modern era. Yet, to this day no former slave...

By Perman, Tony
eBook. English.
Published Urbana; Chicago; Springfield: University of Illinois Press, [2020]
In 2005, Tony Perman attended a ceremony alongside the living and the dead. His visit to a Zimbabwe farm brought him into contact with the madhlozi, outsider...

By Coates, Ta-Nehisi
Paperback. English.
Published Melbourne: Text Publishing, 2015
In the 150 years since the end of the Civil War and the ratification of the Thirteenth Amendment (the abolition of slavery), the story of race and America...

By Ngũgĩ wa Thiongʾo, 1938-
Paperback. English.
Published London: James Currey; Nairobi: EAEP; Portsmouth, N.H.: Heinemann, 1993
In this collection Ngugi is concerned with moving the centre in two senses - between nations and within nations - in order to contribute to the freeing...
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