Hey family! Stop by tomorrow (Sunday 4/10) between 1pm-6pm to pick up these books and more…or email firstname.lastname@example.org to pick up any of these books on an afternoon next week!
Eternal Summer of the Black Feminist Mind
Lending and Reference Library
Spring Reading Recommendations!
Spring into Action!
*This Bridge Called My Back: Writings by Radical Women of Color (several copies available!)
Reading in the Park
*Sacred Cows…and Other Edibles by Nikki Giovanni
*Woman Hollering Creek: And Other Stories by Sandra Cisneros
*The New Moon’s Arms by Nalo Hopkinson
*Miss Muriel and Other Stories by Ann Petry
*Dreaming in Cuban : a novel Christina Garcia (she went to Barnard…like me, my sister, Zora Neale Hurston, June Jordan and Ntozake Shange!)
*The used world : a novel by Haven Kimmel (she’s from Durham)
*Some things I never thought I’d do by Pearl Cleage
*Not without laughter by Langston Hughes
Twisted (like a Spring)
*Volunteer Slavery: My Authentic Negro Experience by Jill Nelson
*Sally Hemmings. a Novel by Barbara Chase-Riboud
*Passing by Nella Larsen
*Linden Hills by Gloria Naylor
*Venus by Suzan Lori-Parks
*Soul on ice by Eldridge Cleaver
Books That Help Us Grow!
*Praisesong for the Widow by Paule Marshall
*Sisters of the yam : black women and self-recovery by bell hooks
*Claiming an Identity They Taught Me to Despise by Michelle Cliff
Especially for Youth
*Let the Circle Be Unbroken by Mildred Taylor (one of June Jordan’s favorites!)
*Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry (Puffin Modern Classics) by Mildred Taylor
*Crick Crack, Monkey by Merle Hodge
*What Your Mama Never Told You: True Stories About Sex and Love (featuring a piece by our very own Shirlette Ammons!!!)