syllabus > black studies @ nup


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unit one: visions of an american press


Cover of Abolition and the Press by Risley
Abolition and the Press
The Moral Struggle Against Slavery

Ford Risley

2008


Cover of The African American Newspaper by Washburn
The African American Newspaper
Voice of Freedom

Patrick S. Washburn

2006


unit two: northwestern open book in africa


Cover of African Music on LP by Merriam
African Music on LP
An Annotated Discgraphy

Alan P. Merriam

1972


Cover of Essays on Music and History in Africa by Wachsmann
Essays on Music and History in Africa

Klaus F. Wachsmann

1971


Cover of This Africa by Gleason
This Africa
Novels by West Africans in English and French

Judith Illsley Gleason

1988

unit three: toward a critical phenomenology


Cover of 50 Concepts Toward a Critical Phenomenology by Weiss
50 Concepts Toward a Critical Phenomenology

Gail Weiss

Gayle Salamon

Ann V. Murphy

2019

excerpt: kris sealey

Cover of The Buck, the Black, and the Existential Hero by Haile
The Buck, the Black, and the Existential Hero
Refiguring the Black Male Literary Canon, 1850 to Present

James B. Haile III

2020


Cover of In Search of Our Warrior Mothers by Forsgren
In Search of Our Warrior Mothers
Women Dramatists of the Black Arts Movement

La Donna L. Forsgren

2018


unit four: critical insurgencies


Cover of Citizen of the World by Sinitiere
Citizen of the World
The Late Career and Legacy of W.E.B. Du Bois

Philip Luke Sinitiere

2019


Cover of Black Freethinkers by Cameron
Black Freethinkers
A History of African American Secularism

Christopher Cameron

2019


Cover of Immaterial Archives by Sharpe
Immaterial Archives
An African Diaspora Poetics of Loss

Jenny Sharpe

2020


Cover of Solidarity with the Other Beings by June
Solidarity with the Other Beings on the Planet
Alice Walker, Ecofeminism, and Animals in Literature

Pamela B. June

2020


unit five: chicago, second to none


Cover of Binga by Don Hayner
Binga
The Rise and Fall of Chicago's First Black Banker

Don Hayner

2019


Cover of Southern Exposure by Bey
Southern Exposure
The Overlooked Architecture of Chicago's South Side

Lee Bey

2019


Cover of the End of Chiraq by Johnson & Coval
The End of Chiraq
A Literary Mixtape

Javon Johnson

Kevin Coval

2019


unit six: new black perspectives


Cover of New Perspectives on the Black Intellectual Tradition by Blain
New Perspectives on the Black Intellectual Tradition

Keisha N. Blain

Christopher Cameron

Ashley D. Farmer

2018