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  1. Soul Babies

    Black Popular Culture and the Post-Soul Aesthetic

    By Mark Anthony Neal

    In Soul Babies, Mark Anthony Neal explains the complexities and contradictions of black life and culture after the end of the Civil Rights era. He traces the emergence of what he calls a "post-soul aesthetic," a transformation of values that marked a profound change in African American thought and...

    Published November 2nd 2001 by Routledge

  2. Where We Stand

    Class Matters

    By bell hooks

    Drawing on both her roots in Kentucky and her adventures with Manhattan Coop boards, Where We Stand is a successful black woman's reflection--personal, straight forward, and rigorously honest--on how our dilemmas of class and race are intertwined, and how we can find ways to think beyond them....

    Published October 4th 2000 by Routledge

  3. Performing Blackness

    Enactments of African-American Modernism

    By Kimberley W. Benston

    Performing Blackness offers a challenging interpretation of black cultural expression since the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s. Exploring drama, music, poetry, sermons, and criticism, Benston offers an exciting meditation on modern black performance's role in realising African-American...

    Published May 18th 2000 by Routledge

  4. Double Burden: Black Women and Everyday Racism

    Black Women and Everyday Racism

    By Yanick St Jean, Joe R Feagin

    Studies of contemporary black women are rare and scattered, and are often extensions of a legacy beginning in the 19th century that characterized black women as domineering matriarchs, prostitutes, or welfare queens, negative characterizations that are perpetuated by both white and non-white social...

    Published April 30th 1999 by Routledge

  5. Black Lives: Essays in African American Biography

    Essays in African American Biography

    By James L. Conyers

    The chapters in this text comprise biographical sketches of previously unknown (or lesser known) African-Americans, among them General Daniel Chappie James Jr; William Levi Dawson (composer); Vinnette Carroll (director and playwright); and Elizabeth Ross Haynes (political speaker and activist)....

    Published December 31st 1998 by Routledge

  6. What the Music Said

    Black Popular Music and Black Public Culture

    By Mark Anthony Neal

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 1st 1998 by Routledge

  7. Black Women Film and Video Artists

    Edited by Jacqueline Bobo

    Series: AFI Film Readers

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 9th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Double Burden: Black Women and Everyday Racism

    Black Women and Everyday Racism, 2nd Edition

    By Yanick St Jean, Joe R Feagin

    Published October 31st 1997 by Routledge

  9. Black British Feminism: A Reader

    Edited by Heidi Safia Mirza

    Black British Feminism: A Reader is a unique collection of classic texts and new black feminist scholarship. Exploring postmodern themes of gendered and racialized exclusion, 'black' identity and social and cultural difference this volume provides an overview of black feminism in Britain as it has...

    Published May 29th 1997 by Routledge

  10. W.E.B. Du Bois on Race and Culture

    By Bernard W. Bell, Emily R. Grosholz, James B. Stewart

    Interpreting Du Bois' thoughts on race and culture in a broadly philosophical sense, this volume assembles original essays by some of today's leading scholars in a critical dialogue on different important theoretical and practical issues that concerned him throughout his long career: the conundrum...

    Published January 29th 1997 by Routledge