Goree-Point-of-Departure

Goree: Point of Departure

"Unresolved traumas always come back to haunt us. From hidden infidelities to atrocities on the ocean, they linger in the private and collective consciousness like a tumor that can become malignant in a second....
The Hanging of Angelique

The Hanging of Angelique

The Hanging of Angelique flips the script on the idea of Canada as a haven from slavery. During the night of April 10, 1734, Montreal burned. Marie-Joseph Angelique, a twenty-nine-year-old slave, was arreste...
How-Europe-Underdeveloped-Africa

How Europe Underdeveloped Africa

Before a bomb ended his life in the summer of 1980, Walter Rodney had created a powerful legacy. This pivotal work, How Europe Underdeveloped Africa, had already brought a new perspective to the question of und...
The-New-Jim-Crow

The New Jim Crow

Once in a while a great book comes along that changes the way we see the world and helps to fuel a nationwide social movement. The New Jim Crow is such a book. Praised by Harvard Law professor Lani Guinier as "...
Black-on-Black-Violence

Black-On-Black Violence

Black-On-Black Violence: The Psychodynamics of Black Self-Annihilation in Service of White Domination by Amos Wilson, represents a distinct milestone in criminology and Afrikan Studies. Its explanatory perspec...