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Bookworms unite. - brianold - 07-02-2006 12:14 PM
anyone else with books they have been meaning to read but havent gotten around to it yet?
Autobiography of Martin Luther King Jr.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Long Walk To Freedom
The Gift of Black Folk
Black Power Ideologies
John T. McCartney
The Healing Wisdom of Africa
Malidoma Patrice Some
The Autobiography of Kwame Nkrumah
Martin Carnoy and Derek Chearer
Ayi Kwei Armah
- kamille - 07-02-2006 04:00 PM
I'm trying to get into these!
Dr. Asa G. Hilliard III--an ASCAC scholar--said "serious Africans will read":
Black Reconstruction by W.E.B. DuBois-(you're well on your way, b!)
MDW NTR: Divine Speech, A Historiographical Reflection of African (this is what Steph reviewed in 5.1...)
Deep Thought From The Time of tile Pharaohs to tile Present
by Jacob Carruthers
Pan Africanism and Education by Kenneth King
SBA: The Reawakening of the African Mind by Asa G. Hilliard III
The Education of Blacks in the South: 1860-1935 by James Anderson
The Education of the Negro: Ten Critiques by W.E.B. DuBois
by Herbert Aptheker, Editor
The Orions of Black Scholars by Horace Mann Bond
The Social History of Timbuktu by Ellis Saad
- Nathaniel - 07-03-2006 10:59 PM
Finally into Cruse's Crisis of The Negro Intellectual....
Headed to Tanzania for about a month...taking Rasta and Resistance by Horace Campbell, as well as Cruse...
Race Rebels by Robin Kelley
Confessions of an Economic Hit Man by John Perkins
I May Not Get There With You by Michael Eric Dyson
Intellectual Warfare by Jacob Carruthers
Before The Mayflower by Lerone Bennett
Edward Wilmot Blyden: Pan Negro Patriot by Hollis Lynch
Kaffir Boy by Mark Mathabane
also want to pick up some fiction....but damn, it just doesnt seem like there is much time!! Too many heavy books to mentally bench press, er read LOL...
- brianold - 10-05-2006 12:47 PM
not that i've even gotten through my initial list (or those that ya'll posted that i'm interested in) but i do want to explore some of these as well:
- brianold - 03-07-2007 08:02 PM
Still haven't even made a dent in that prior list... but I picked up Baldwin's "The Fire Next Time" on the low and am almost done with it. lol. This joint is genius!
Oh and "Fast Food Nation" is dope so far as well.
- brianold - 05-25-2007 04:12 PM
I think I have ADD when it comes to sticking to my reading list... I recently started:
WEB DuBois Speaks
Ready For Revolution: The Autobiography Of Stokley Charmichael
AfroFuturism Books - brianold - 01-04-2008 03:53 PM