18 Results
18 Results
Bamboozled
DVD
2020
1 available of 2 items

In a moment of sarcasm, a frustrated African-American network executive pitches an idea about a minstrel show and is dismayed when his network actually proceeds with the idea and it becomes a hit.

Big girls don't cry —Briscoe, Connie.
Book
1996
1 available of 1 items

Harriet
DVD
2020
6 available of 65 items

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, the movie tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes...

Harriet
Blu-ray
2020
13 available of 33 items

Based on the thrilling and inspirational life of an iconic American freedom fighter, the movie tells the extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman's escape from slavery and transformation into one of America's greatest heroes...

Fear itself —Rosenheim, Andrew.
Book
2012
1 available of 1 items

A thriller set in the Depression-era years before World War II finds fledgling FBI Special Agent Jimmy Nessheim dispatched to infiltrate the pro-Nazi German-American Bund organization and discovering a sinister plot targ...

Driving the king : a novel —Howard, Ravi, author.
Book
2015
3 available of 3 items

"Told through the experiences of Nat King Cole's driver, Nat Weary, Driving the King is a daring and brilliant new novel from award-winning writer Ravi Howard that explores race and class in 1950s America"-- Provided by ...

The guest book —Blake, Sarah, 1960- author.
Book
2019
14 available of 20 items

"A novel about past mistakes and betrayals that ripple throughout generations, The Guest Book examines not just a privileged American family, but a privileged America. It is a literary triumph. The Guest Book follows thr...

Shanghai girls : a novel —See, Lisa.
Book
2009
27 available of 30 items

Two sisters from Shanghai must begin life anew in the United States when they are sold by their father as wives to suitors from California.

Juneteenth : a novel —Ellison, Ralph.
Book
1999
1 available of 1 items

The last black man in San Francisco
DVD
2019
19 available of 36 items

Jimmie Fails dreams of reclaiming the Victorian home his grandfather built in the heart of San Francisco. Joined on his quest by his best friend Mont, Jimmie searches for belonging in a rapidly changing city that seems t...

Five smooth stones [a novel] —Fairbairn, Ann, 1901 or 1902-1972.
EBook
2009

Returning to the South to fight for the civil rights movement, a young black lawyer finds his life complicated by a beautiful white artist.

Grant Park —Pitts, Leonard, author.
Book
2015
2 available of 2 items

"Grant Park is a page-turning and provocative look at black and white relations in contemporary America, blending the absurd and the poignant in a powerfully well-crafted narrative that showcases Pitts's gift for telling...

A shade of difference a novel —Drury, Allen.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2016

The highly educated ruler of a small African country makes trouble for the United Nations when he provokes a racial incident in Charleston, South Carolina. Sequel to "Advise and Consent". 2016.

The castle cross the Magnet Marter : a novel —Corthron, Kia, author.
Book
2016
1 available of 1 items

"The hotly anticipated first novel by lauded playwright and The Wire TV writer Kia Corthron, The Castle Cross the Magnet Carter sweeps American history from 1941 to the twenty-first century through the lives of four men,...

Black card : a novel —Terry, Chris L., author.
Book
2019
4 available of 4 items

"An uncompromising examination of American identity. In an effort to be "black enough," a mixed-race punk rock musician indulges his own stereotypical views of African American life by doing what his white bandmates call...

Carry Me Like Water —Sáenz, Benjamin Alire.
EBook
2011

This immensely moving novel confronts divisions of race, gender, and class, fusing together the stories of people who come to recognize one another from former lives they didn't know existed -- or that they tried to forg...

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