African American Studies
An epic, award-winning biography of Malcolm X that draws on hundreds of hours of personal interviews and rewrites much of the known narrative.
Les Payne, the renowned Pulitzer Prize–winning investigative journalist, embarked in 1990 on a nearly thirty-year-long quest to interview anyone he...
Afropessimism is an unparalleled account of the non-analogous experience of being Black.
A preeminent sociologist of race explains a groundbreaking new framework for understanding racial inequality, challenging both conservative and liberal dogma.
The compelling story of a slave, owned by the author's ancestors, who became one of the singular artists of the nineteenth century.