@MenloLibrary: "A History of Race and Racism in America, in 24 Chapters" - Ibram X. Kendi: "On the occasion of Black History Month [2016], I’ve selected the most influential books on race and the black experience published in the United States for each decade of the nation’s existence .... these works tell the history of anti-black racism in the United States as painfully, as eloquently, as disturbingly as words can. In many ways, they also tell its present." - [Ibram X. Kendi, a professor of history at the University of Florida, won the National Book Award for “Stamped From the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America.”]
25 items
The New Jim Crow
Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
Book - 2011
The Bell Curve
Intelligence and Class Structure in American Life
Book - 1994
Roots
[the Saga of An American Family]
Book - 1976
The Clansman
An Historical Romance of the Ku Klux Klan
Book - 1970
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