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  • The Music in African American Fiction

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robert H. Cataliotti

    Originally published in 1995, The Music of African American Fiction is a historical analysis of the tradition of representing music in African American fiction. The book examines the impact of evolving musical styles and innovative musicians on black culture as is manifested in the literature. The…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: African American Literature

  • Black Writers Abroad

    A Study of Black American Writers in Europe and Africa, 1st Edition

    By Robert Coles

    Originally published in 1999 Black Writers Abroad puts forward the theory that African American literature was born, partially within the context of a people and its writers who lived, for the most part, in slavery and bondage prior to the Civil War. It is an in-depth study of black American…

    Paperback – 2020-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: African American Literature

  • The Foremother Figure in Early Black Women's Literature

    Clothed in my Right Mind, 1st Edition

    By Jacqueline K. Bryant

    Originally published in 1999 The Foremother Figure in Early Black Women's Literature looks at how stereotypical foremother figure exists in nineteenth century American literature. The book argues that older black woman portrayed in early black women’s works differs significantly from the older…

    Paperback – 2020-05-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: African American Literature

  • Love Under the Skin

    Interracial Marriages in the American South and France, 1st Edition

    By Cécile Coquet-Mokoko

    The rising visibility of interracial couples calls for increased attention to the overlapping of culture and race, in safe spaces centered on small-group dynamics, or in public spaces where peoples of African descent are under the public gaze. This comparative study seeks to de-center the…

    Paperback – 2020-04-13 
    Routledge
    New Critical Viewpoints on Society

  • Neighborhood Jobs, Race, and Skills

    Urban Employment and Commuting, 1st Edition

    By Daniel Immergluck

    Originally published in 1998, Neighbourhood Jobs, Race, and Skills argues that race is a powerful and persistent barrier to employment. Analysing existing literature, this book outlines how racial discrimination in hiring against African Americans appears to remain a contributor to high…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Urban Planning

  • The Black Circuit

    Race, Performance, and Spectatorship in Black Popular Theatre, 1st Edition

    By Rashida Z. Shaw McMahon

    The Black Circuit: Race, Performance, and Spectatorship in Black Popular Theatre presents the first book-length study of "Chitlin Circuit" theatre, the most popular and controversial form of black theatre to exist outside the purview of Broadway since the 1980s. Through historical and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-27 
    Routledge
    Sociology Re-Wired

  • Black Americans in Higher Education

    Africana Studies: A Review of Social Science Research, Volume 8, 1st Edition

    Edited by James L. Conyers, Jr.

    Narrating the realities of teacher burnout, the reception of a Black intelligentsia, and HIV awareness in local communities, Black Americans in Higher Education, the eighth volume of Africana Studies, explores Higher Education across the United States as inextricably related to contemporary…

    Paperback – 2020-02-12 
    Routledge

  • Black Men Teaching in Urban Schools

    Reassessing Black Masculinity, 1st Edition

    By Edward Brockenbrough

    This volume follows eleven Black male teachers from an urban, predominantly Black school district to reveal a complex set of identity politics and power dynamics that complicate these teachers’ relationships with students and fellow educators. It provides new and important insights into what it…

    Paperback – 2020-01-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Critical Studies in Gender and Sexuality in Education

  • Women, Literature and Development in Africa

    2nd Edition

    By Anthonia C. Kalu

    This book is a powerful exploration of the role of women in the evolution of African thinking and narratives on development, from the precolonial period right through to the modern day. Whilst the book identifies women’s oppression and marginalization as significant challenges to contemporary…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

  • Mapping the New African Diaspora in China

    Race and the Cultural Politics of Belonging, 1st Edition

    By Shanshan Lan

    When one thinks of African diasporas, it is likely that their mind will automatically drift to locations such as Europe and America. But how much is known about the African diaspora in East Asia and, in particular, within China, where race is such a politically sensitive topic? Based on multi-sited…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Professional Education at Historically Black Colleges and Universities

    Past Trends and Future Outcomes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tiffany Fountaine Boykin, Adriel Hilton, Robert Palmer

    This book focuses on the significant role that professional education programs play at historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs) and these programs’ impact on society. Chapter authors discuss the contexts and experiences of students who have attended these programs, including their…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The End of Black Studies

    Conceptual, Theoretical, and Empirical Concerns, 1st Edition

    By Clovis E. Semmes

    Following a history of racial oppression and segregation, Black Americans were able to move in greater numbers into previously all- or predominantly-White colleges and universities. However, they encountered normative structures that excluded or distorted the Black experience and denied Black…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

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