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Afropean: Notes from Black Europe Cover Image
$21.95
ISBN: 9780141987286
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Published: Penguin - September 1st, 2020

Afropean is an on-the-ground documentary of areas where Europeans of African descent are juggling their multiple allegiances and forging new identities. Here is an alternative map of the continent, taking the reader to places like Cova Da Moura, the Cape Verdean shantytown on the outskirts of Lisbon with its own underground economy, and Rinkeby, the area of Stockholm that is 80


National Museum of African American History & Culture 2021 Engagement Calendar Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780789338341
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Published: Universe Publishing - August 11th, 2020

The National Museum of African-American History and Culture (NMAAHC) 2021 engagement calendar features a variety of images from the museum's collection.

NMAAHC became a part of the Smithsonian Institution, in 2016 and opened to great elation.


A History of Modern Japan: In Search of a Nation: 1850 to the Present Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9784805315972
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Published: Tuttle Publishing - June 30th, 2020

"Lucid and lyrical...a vivid history of Japan's turbocharged (and painful) modernization." --The Daily Telegraph


Taste of Control: Food and the Filipino Colonial Mentality Under American Rule Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781978806412
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Published: Rutgers University Press - July 17th, 2020

Filipino cuisine is a delicious fusion of foreign influences, adopted and transformed into its own unique flavor. But to the Americans who came to colonize the islands in the 1890s, it was considered inferior and lacking in nutrition.


The Perfect Nine: The Epic of Gä(c)Kå(c)Yå(c) and Må(c)Mbi Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9781620975251
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Published: New Press - October 6th, 2020

A dazzling, genre-defying novel in verse from the author Delia Owens says "tackles the absurdities, injustices, and corruption of a continent"

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong'o's novels and memoirs have received glowing praise from the likes of President Barack Obama, the New Yorker, the New York Times Book Review, The Guardian, and NPR; he has been a finalist for the Man Inte


Latinx Art: Artists, Markets, and Politics Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781478009450
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Published: Duke University Press - August 14th, 2020

In Latinx Art Arlene D vila draws on numerous interviews with artists, dealers, and curators to explore the problem of visualizing Latinx art and artists.


Here, There, and Elsewhere: The Making of Immigrant Identities in a Globalized World Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781503612839
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Published: Stanford University Press - August 4th, 2020

Challenging the commonly held perception that immigrants' lives are shaped exclusively by their sending and receiving countries, Here, There, and Elsewhere breaks new ground by showing how immigrants are vectors of globalization who both produce and experience the interconnectedness of societies--not only the societies of origin and destination, but also, the societies in places beyond.


Too Strong to Be Broken: The Life of Edward J. Driving Hawk (American Indian Lives ) Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781496222886
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Published: Bison Books - September 1st, 2020

Too Strong to Be Broken explores the dynamic life of Edward J.


White Negroes: When Cornrows Were in Vogue ... and Other Thoughts on Cultural Appropriation Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780807002735
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Published: Beacon Press - October 13th, 2020

Exposes the new generation of whiteness thriving at the expense and borrowed ingenuity of black people—and explores how this intensifies racial inequality.


Lakota America: A New History of Indigenous Power (The Lamar Series in Western History) Cover Image
$22.00
ISBN: 9780300255256
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Published: Yale University Press - October 13th, 2020

The first comprehensive history of the Lakota Indians and their profound role in shaping America’s history
 

Named One of the New York Times Critics’ Top Books of 2019   •  Named One of the 10 Best History Books of 2019 by Smithsonian Magazine  • Winner of the MPIBA Reading the West Book Award for narrative nonf


Blockchain Chicken Farm: And Other Stories of Tech in China's Countryside (FSG Originals x Logic) Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780374538668
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Published: FSG Originals - October 13th, 2020

From FSGO x Logic: stories about rural China, food, and tech that reveal new truths about the globalized world


Skin Deep: Dispelling the Science of Race Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781786078117
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Published: Oneworld Publications - October 13th, 2020

Racial differences are rooted in biological reality, right? That’s certainly what a small group of anthropologists, psychologists and pundits would have you believe. Portraying themselves as brave defenders of the inconvenient truth, this group took the revival of ‘race science’ from alt-right online message boards into mainstream academic journals.


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