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  • Hopes and Impediments: Selected Essays (PB) (1990)
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    Hopes and Impediments: Selected Essays (PB) (1990)

    9780385414791
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    One of the most provocative and original voices in contemporary literature, Chinua Achebe here considers the place of literature and art in our society in a collection of essays spanning his best writing and lectures from the last twenty-three years. For...
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  • Good Night, Willie Lee, I'll See You in the Morning (PB) (1984)
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    Good Night, Willie Lee, I'll See You in the Morning (PB) (1984)

    9780156364676
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    Vivid poems of "breakdown and spiritual disarray." Writing these, Walker says, "led me eventually into a larger understanding of the psyche, and of the world." What finally marks this volume is the strong sense of change and, ultimately, of forgiveness...
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  • Going to the Territory (PB) (1995)
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    Going to the Territory (PB) (1995)

    9780679760016
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    The work of one of the most formidable figures in American intellectual life." -- Washington Post Book World The seventeen essays collected in this volume prove that Ralph Ellison was not only one of America's most dazzlingly innovative novelists but...
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  • Giving a Damn: Racism, Romance and Gone with the Wind (HC) (2021)
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    Giving a Damn: Racism, Romance and Gone with the Wind (HC) (2021)

    9780008404505
    $12.99
    'I cannot help but see the bodies of my near ancestors in the current caravans of desperate souls fleeing from place to place, chased by famine, war and toxins. Ideas honed in slavery - of the otherness, the boorishness, the inferiority of thy neighbour...
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  • Gilgamesh: A New English Version (PB) (2006)
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    Gilgamesh: A New English Version (PB) (2006)

    9780743261692
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    Gilgamesh is considered one of the masterpieces of world literature, but until now there has not been a version that is a superlative literary text in its own right. Acclaimed by critics and scholars, Stephen Mitchell's version allows us to enter an...
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  • Gilgamesh (PB) (2012)
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    Gilgamesh (PB) (2012)

    9780983697206
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    Composed over 2,500 years, lost in the deserts of Iraq for 2,000 more, Gilgamesh presents a palimpsest of ancient Middle Eastern cultic and courtly lyrics and lore. The story of a visionary journey beyond the limits of human experience, Gilgamesh is a...
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  • For the Love of Money (PB) (2001)
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    For the Love of Money (PB) (2001)

    9780684872926
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    Tracy Ellison, the sizzling heroine of the bestselling Flyy Girl, returns in this razor-sharp sequel from acclaimed author Omar Tyree. From hard-knocks Philly to glamorous Hollywood, Tracy Ellison has truly walked the walk. Now twenty-eight years old and...
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  • Fat (PB) (2020)
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    Fat (PB) (2020)

    9781501333286
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    Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things. Public enemy. Crucial macronutrient. Health risk. Punchline. Moneymaker. Epidemic. Sexual fetish. Moral failing. Necessary bodily organ. Conveyor...
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  • Fake (PB) (2018)
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    Fake (PB) (2018)

    9781501338137
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    Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things. The electric candle and faux fur, coffee substitutes and meat analogues, Obama impersonators, prosthetics. Imitation this, false that. Humans have...
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  • Dream on Monkey Mountain and Other Plays (PB) (1971)
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    Dream on Monkey Mountain and Other Plays (PB) (1971)

    9780374508609
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    On a Caribbean island, the morning after a full moon, Felix Hobain tears through the market in a drunken rage. Taken away to sober up in jail, all that night he is gripped by hallucinations: the impoverished hermit believes he has become a healer,...
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  • Dance We Do: A Poet Explores Black Dance (HC) (2020)
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    Dance We Do: A Poet Explores Black Dance (HC) (2020)

    9780807091876
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    In her first posthumous work, the revered poet crafts a personal history of Black dance and captures the careers of legendary dancers along with her own rhythmic beginnings. Many learned of Ntozake Shange's ability to blend movement with words when her...
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  • Concrete Candy: Stories (PB) (1996)
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    Concrete Candy: Stories (PB) (1996)

    9780385477802
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    Six incendiary stories that reflect the rage and frustration -- and the determination to survive -- of America's disenfranchised inner-city youth Concrete Candy marks the debut of an astonishing new writer -- notable both for the authenticity and...
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  • Coffee (PB) (2020)
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    Coffee (PB) (2020)

    9781501344350
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    Object Lessons is a series of short, beautifully designed books about the hidden lives of ordinary things. Coffee--it's the thing that gets us through, and over, and around. The thing--the beverage, the break, the ritual--we choose to slow ourselves down...
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  • but: but see her (poetry and prose) (PB) (2020)
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    but: but see her (poetry and prose) (PB) (2020)

    9781733176934
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    but is a womanist and hip-hop ode to seeing and honoring the humanity of the one who persists on the journey to the other side of but. It is a personal account of abuse, love, femininity, and redemption.Divided into four chapters and written by Tove,...
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  • Blind Ambitions (PB) (2001)
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    Blind Ambitions (PB) (2001)

    9780684871455
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    From the author of Scenes from a Sistah and Getting to the Good Part, a provocative, dynamic story about making it big in the city of desire. Hollywood. The place people go to fulfill their dreams. But its reality is a cruel one: Opportunities are few...
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  • Blank: Essays and Interviews (PB) (2017)
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    Blank: Essays and Interviews (PB) (2017)

    9781771663069
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    Blank is a collection of previously out-of-print essays and new works by one of Canada's most important writers and thinkers. Through an engagement with her earlier work, M. NourbeSe Philip comes to realize the existence of a repetition in the world: the...
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