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Summer Reading 2014

Free from classes and professors, the summer allows me time explore all of the topics and issues necessary for my personal growth. This summer is dedicated to the old and the new - reading new books for new insights and knowledge and re-reading books I’ve read in the past to gain new perspectives and clearer understanding. 

  • American Apartheid – Segregation and the Making of the Underclass – D. Massey & N. Denton
  • An Untamed State – R. Gay
  • Black Skins, White Masks – F. Fanon
  • Black Women, Writing and Identity: Migrations of the Subject – C. Davies
  • Butterfly’s Way: Voices from the Haitian Dyaspora in the United States
  • Che Guevara Reader: Writings on Politics and Revolution
  • Claudia Jones: Beyond Containment – C. Davies
  • Critical Race Theory: An Introduction – R. Delgado & J. Stefancic
  • Disintegration – E. Robinson
  • Emerging Intersections: Race, Class, and Gender in Theory, Policy, and Practice – B. Dill & R. Zambrana
  • Fidel Castro Reader: Volume I
  • Gloria – Kerry Young
  • Haiti Noir 2: The Classics
  • Harvest of Empire: A History of Latinos in America – J. Gonzalez
  • How Europe Underdeveloped Africa – W. Rodney
  • Immigration Law and Procedure (In a Nutshell) – D. Weissbrodt & L. Danielson
  • Island Possessed – K. Dunham
  • Left of Karl Marx: The Political Life of Black Communist Claudia Jones – C. Davies
  • Maurice Bishop Speaks: The Grenada Revolution and Its Overthrow
  • Pao – Kerry Young
  • Pedagogy of the Oppressed – P. Freire
  • School Law and the Public Schools – N. Essex
  • Sisters of the Yam: Black Women and Self- Recovery – bell hooks
  • Slavery by Another Name – D. Blackman
  • Slavery’s Exiles: The Story of the American Maroons – S. Diouf
  • Steve Biko – I Write What I Like
  • The Dragon Can’t Dance – E. Lovelace
  • The Law of Schools, Students and Teachers in a Nutshell (In a Nutshell) – K. Alexander & M. Alexander
  • The New Jim Crow – M. Alexander
  • The Warmth of Other Suns – I. Wilkerson
  • Thomas Sankara Speaks: The Burkina Faso Revolution 1983-1987
  • Unity and Struggle: Speeches and Writings of Amilcar Cabral
  • When the Spirits Dance Mambo – M. Vega
  • Where We Live Now: Immigration and Race in the United States – J. Iceland
  • Wretched of the Earth – F. Fanon 

Let the reading begin!