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MSEL Reserves
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edited by Joan R. Sherman. 1997 .

A collection of poetry by black authors ranging from the religious and moral verse of Phillis Wheatley Peters (ca. 1753-1784) to the 20th century sensibilities of Langston Hughes and Countee Cullen. Works by George Moses Horton, Frances Wellen Watkins Harper, Alberry Alston…
2. Beloved: a novel Book , Print in English
by Toni Morrison ; [with a new foreword by the author]. 1987 .

Morrison, Toni.

Staring unflinchingly into the abyss of slavery, this spellbinding novel transforms history into a story as powerful as Exodus and as intimate as a lullaby. Sethe, its protagonist, was born a slave and escaped to Ohio, but eighteen years later she is still not free. She has too…
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    PS3563.O8749 B4 2004 c. 1
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James Edward Smethurst. 2005 .

Smethurst, James Edward.

Emerging from a matrix of Old Left, black nationalist, and bohemian ideologies and institutions, African American artists and intellectuals in the 1960s coalesced to form the Black Arts Movement, the cultural wing of the Black Power Movement. In this comprehensive analysis, James…
Paul Gilroy. 1993 .

Gilroy, Paul.

Richard Wright ; with a foreword by Edward P. Jones. 1993 .

Wright, Richard, 1908-1960.

The author grew up in the woods of Mississippi amid poverty, hunger, fear, and hatred. He lied, stole, and raged at those around him; at six he was a "drunkard", hanging about in taverns. Surly, brutal, cold, suspicious, and self-pitying, he was surrounded on one side by whites…
edited by LeRoi Jones and Larry Neal. 2007 .

[I]. ESSAYS. The development of the black revolutinary artist / James T. Stewart -- Reclaiming the lost African heritage / John Henrik Clarke -- African responses to Malcolm X / Leslie Alexander Lacy -- Revolutionary nationalism and the Afro-American / Harold Cruse…
9. Black macho and the myth of the superwoman Book , Print in English
Michele Wallace. 1990 .

Wallace, Michele.

"Originally published in 1978, this book caused a storm of controversy as Michele Wallace blasted the masculinist bias of the black politics that emerged from the sixties. She described how women remained marginalized by the patriarchal culture of Black Power and the ways in…
Max Disher, a black 1930s insurance salesman, undergoes a procedure to turn him white, but discovers that white society is not what he thought it would be.
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11. The book of American Negro poetry Book , Print in English
chosen and edited with an essay on the Negro's creative genius by James Weldon Johnson. 2015 .

12. Boyz 'n the hood Video/Film , DVD in English
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc. ; written and directed by John Singleton ; produced… 1991 .

For three young men growing up in South Central Los Angeles, the "hood" is a place of drive-by shootings, unemployment, drugs and pain. But their reactions to the world around them vary- one is an unambitious drug dealer, his brother is a college bound teenage father, and the…
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13. Brown girl, brownstones Book , Print in English
Paule Marshall. 2009 .

Marshall, Paule, 1929-

14. Cabin in the sky Video/Film , DVD in English
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; screenplay by Joseph Schrank ; produced by Arthur Freed ;… 2006 .

The fable of rascally Little Joe, torn between the love of his good wife Petunia and the wiles of good-time bad girl Georgia Brown ... and caught in a tug-of-war between emissaries from the Lord and Satan.
15. Carmen Jones Video/Film , DVD in English
Carlyle Productions ; 20th Century Fox ; screenplay by Harry Kleiner ; produced and… 1954 .

Joe, a military policeman about to make officer, is infatuated with the flirtatious and sexy Carmen Jones. Their ill-fated romance comes to a grisly end by the conclusion of the drama but not before their liaison has wreaked havoc with their lives and all who cross their paths.
16. Coffy: Friday Foster Video/Film , DVD in English , French , Spanish
Orion Pictures. 2006 .

Coffy (90 min.) (1973) / Samuel Z. Arkoff presents ; produced by Robert A. Papazian ; written and directed by Jack Hill -- Friday Foster (89 min.) (1975) / screenplay by Orville Hampton ; story by Arthur Marks ; produced and directed by Arthur Marks.
17. Cooley High Video/Film , DVD in English , French
Orion Pictures ; American International ; Samuel Z. Arkoff presents a Steve Krantz… 2000 .

Fun-loving and warm movie about high school life in the 1960's. Preach, a serious-minded writer and Cochise, a basketball hero headed for college, are best friends at Cooley High in Chicago. Together, they cut classes to go to the zoo, crash parties, put the hustle on some…
18. The corner Video/Film , DVD in English
Blown Deadline Productions, Knee Deep Productions, a presentation of Home Box Office ;… 2000 .

Chronicles a year in the lives of 15-year-old DeAndre McCullough, his mother Fran and father Gary, along with their friends, enemies, and neighbors. Ever present in their world is illicit drugs-- heroin and cocaine-- the need that fuels the business, and the business that fuels…
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19. Daughters of the dust Video/Film , DVD in English
a Geechee Girls production ; produced, written, and directed by Julie Dash. 1991 .

Story of a large African-American family as they prepare to move North from the Sea Islands off the coast of Georgia at the dawn of the 20th century.
20. The defiant ones Video/Film , DVD in English
Curtleigh Productions Inc., Lomitas Productions, Inc. ; producer, Stanley Kramer ;… 1958 .

Two men escaping from a Southern work gang discover that they are bound together by an unbreakable iron chain.