This section includes literature by African American authors, as well as nonfiction works on related subjects, and the ephemera of political and social organizations ranging from the Black Panthers to the AME Church.
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Houston, TX: Afro-American Book Distributors, [ca. 1970]. 15p., 8.5x11 inch sheets stapled together at corner, very good. Undated pricelist from the Afrocentric distributor; titles include some late 1960s Black Power classics, including a couple from 1969, suggesting a date of 1970 or later. Pricelist only, without reviews.
New York: Dance Magazine, 1974. Magazine. 116p. 8.5x11 inches, articles, reviews, interviews, ads, photos, slightly musty scent otherwise good magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. Special issue of the magazine subtitled "Black Magic", with articles on Ellington, Al Green, Soul Train, African American theater and film and more.
Brooklyn, NY: Anti-Racism Literature Project, 1988. 30p., staplebound wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, light handling wear with a small discolored spot on front cover. Updates on anti-racist organizing, including the group SOS Racism. Includes an analysis of the Tawana Brawley case declaring it to be a fabrication and characterizing Al Sharpton as...
New York: World Mutual Exchange, 1960-1. 45 sheets printed single side, 8.5x11 inches, small stain at lower right front wrap which also has some pen markings; some pen notations throughout. Includes a 1960-1 directory of US Negro newspapers, magazines and publications and separate annotated listings; Negro publications in Canada and...
Philadelphia: American Academy of Political and Social Science, 1928. Hardcover. viii, 359p., with block print front., wraps issue cased into green library buckram gilt-titled and -ruled, both of the original grey printed paper covers are bound in, new casing is fine, textblock and wraps are in near pristine condition. This...
Philadelphia: American Academy of Political and Social Science, 1928. Hardcover. viii, 359p., with block print frontis, hardcover issue in AAPSS series binding (ribbed maroon cloth panelled in blind, spine titles gilt), a bit shelfworn with minute fraying, a light paint smear on back cover, endsheets darkened by something long ago...
Washington, D.C. National Council for a Permanent F.E.P.C., . 15p., illustrated wraps, very good. Pamphlet supporting S-101 and H.R. 2232, laws intended to make the wartime Fair Employment Practice Committee legislation (prohibiting discrimination against Black and other minority workers) permanent. Lists common objections to the law ("Conflicts and even race.....