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Black Writers list

1Earthling1
Editat: des. 31, 2020, 4:43pm

Charles Barkley - Who's Afraid of a Large Black Man?
Kathy Barnette - Nothing to Lose
Claston Bernard - Outcast
Deneen Borelli - Blacklash
Herman Cain - They Think You're Stupid
Gianno Caldwell - Taken for Granted
Ben Carson - Gifted Hands
Frederick Douglass - Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass
Stanley Crouch - The Artificial White Man
Stephen Carter - Reflections of an Affirmative Action Baby
Stacey Dash - There Goes My Social Life
Debra Dickerson - The End of Blackness
Larry Elder - What’s Race Got to Do with It?
Duke Ellington - Music Is My Mistress
Ralph Ellison - Invisible Man
Stan Faryna - Black and Right
Ken Hamblin - Pick a Better Country
Lionel Hampton - Hamp
Andre Harper - Political Emancipation
Jason Hill - We Have Overcome
Kevin Jackson - Race Pimping
Kay James - Never Forget
Alan Keyes - Masters of the Dream
Alveda King - America Return to God
Martin Luther King Jr. - Strength to Love
John McWhorter - Losing the Race
Albert Murray - Stomping the Blues
Burgess Owens - Why I Stand
Candace Owens - Blackout
Star Parker - Uncle Sam's Plantation
Wayne Perryman - Unfounded Loyalty
Jesse Lee Peterson - From Rage to Responsibility
Keith Richburg - Out of America
Condoleeza Rice - Extraordinary Ordinary People
Jason Riley - Please Stop Helping Us
Wilfred Reily - Hate Crime Hoax
Bill Russell - Red and Me
Tim Scott - Opportunity Knocks
Thomas Sowell - Thomas Sowell Reader
Shelby Steele - White Guilt
Harriet Beacher Stowe - Uncle Tom's Cabin
Carol Swain - Be the People
Clarence Thomas - My Grandfather's Son
Robert Penn Warren ed. - Who Speaks for the Negro?
Booker T. Washington - Up from Slavery
J. C. Watts - What Color Is a Conservative?
Allen West - Guardian of the Republic
Thomas Chatterton Williams - Losing My Cool
Reggie White - In the Trenches
Walter Williams - Up from the Projects
Robert Woodson - The Triumphs of Joseph

2John5918
Editat: des. 31, 2020, 11:00am

Interesting list. Here's a few more that my wife and I have enjoyed.

Sihle Khumalo - Dark Continent My Black Arse
Nelson Mandela - A Long Walk to Freedom
Hizkias Assefa - Mediation of Civil Wars - Approaches and Strategies: Sudan Conflict
ʿIṣmat Ḥasan Zilfū - Karari : the Sudanese account of the battle of Omdurman
Teresia Mbari Hinga - African, Christian, Feminist: The Enduring Search for What Matters
Francis Deng - War of Visions: Conflicts of Identities in the Sudan
Mahmoud Mohamed Taha - The Second Message of Islam
Jacob J Akol - Burden of Nationality: Memoirs of an African Aidworker/Journalist 1970s-1990s
Agbonkhianmeghe E Orobator - Theology Brewed in an African Pot
Anthony De Mello - Awareness
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi - Autobiography: The Story of My Experiments With Truth
Kahlil Gibran - The Prophet
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie - Half of a Yellow Sun and Purple Hibiscus
Ham Mukasa - Sir Apolo Kagwa Discovers Britain
Grace Kaisu - The Search for Sustainable Peace: The Hard and Plausible Choices Facing Ugandans
John Chol Daau - God's Refugee: The Story of a Lost Boy Pastor
Eduardo Hiiboro Kussala - Reconciliation, Healing and Peace in South Sudan: Reflections on the Way Forward
Severino Fuli Boki Tombe Ga'le - Shaping a Free Southern Sudan: Memoirs of Our Struggle 1934-1985
Isaiah Majok Dau - Free at Last: South Sudan Independence and the Role of the Church and Suffering and God - a theological reflection on the war in Sudan
Samuel Kobia - Dialogue matters : the role of ecumenical diplomacy in the run-up to the independence of South Sudan
Desmond Tutu - The Book of Forgiving: The Fourfold Path for Healing Ourselves and Our World
Elias Omondi Opongo - Catholic Church Leadership in Peace Building in Africa
John S Mbiti - Introduction to African Religion
Laurenti Magesa - African Religion: The Moral Traditions of Abundant Life
Farid Esack - Qur'an liberation & pluralism: an Islamic perspective of interreligious solidarity against oppression
Mukesh Kapila - Against a Tide of Evil: How One Man Became the Whistleblower to the First Mass Murder of the Twenty-First Century
Akol Meyan Kuol - The Sun Will Be Rising
Ahmad Alawad Sikainga - City of Steel and Fire: A Social History of Atbara, Sudan's Railway Town, 1906-1984
Arundhati Roy - The God of Small Things
Abel Alier - Southern Sudan: Too Many Agreements Dishonored

Edited to add: Touchstones seem to be misbehaving.

3Earthling1
des. 31, 2020, 11:43am

I'm more interested in America because that's where I live.

4kiparsky
des. 31, 2020, 2:16pm

Seems an odd topic - really, just a list of authors and works?

What's the basis for listing a work here? What's the common thread?

5John5918
des. 31, 2020, 2:41pm

>4 kiparsky:

No idea what the OP was about, but I just thought I'd add a more global dimension of "black writers" from my own library.