The Importance of Writing for Black Male Readers
- Hip Hop: Preserving History. Henry, Tamara // Heart & Soul;May2001, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p79
Features several books by and/or for African Americans.
- Ebony bookshelf. // Ebony;Sep1994, Vol. 49 Issue 11, p22
Cites several books by Afro-American authors in the United States. `The Rainbow People of God: The Making of a Peaceful Revolution,' by Desmond Tutu; `And Do Remember Me,' by Marita Golden; `Confronting Authority: Reflections of an Ardent Protester,' by Derrick Bell; `The Shadow of the Panther:...
- Warning: Black Men Thinking: Pittsburgh group uses books to foster discussion on crucial issues. Houser, Pat // Black Issues Book Review;Jul/Aug2006, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p12
This article offers information on the Pittsburgh Cadre, which was established in 2004 to give black men a chance to read black literature and to facilitate discussions about relevant social issues, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Granderson Glenn II said that black males should have at least one...
- Honoring the Best Works for Children. // Black Issues Book Review;Mar/Apr2005, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p13
Presents the winners of Scholastic's Reading for the Love of It Contest which appeared in the September to October 2004 issue of the "Black Issues Book Review." Information on African American authors whose works were read by the winners; Influence of parents in encouraging children to read...
- Correction. // Business Journal (Central New York);12/15/2006, Vol. 20 Issue 50, p4
A correction to the article about the Syracuse International Film and Video Festival that was published in the December 8, 2006 issue is presented.
- The Mother of All Black Book Clubs: After 13 years, Go on Girl! has become a national presence with more than 300 members in 12 states. Houser, Pat // Black Issues Book Review;May/Jun2004, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p62
The article features the Go on Girl! bookclub in the U.S. Thirteen years ago, in 1991, Tracy Mitchell-Brown opened the doors of her Brooklyn brownstone and invited a circle of friends to join her in a monthly celebration of Afro-American literature. They named themselves the Go on Girl! Book...
- Ebony Accents in the Ivory Tower. Dodson, Angela // Black Issues Book Review;Sep/Oct2001, Vol. 3 Issue 5, p66
Deals with the expectation that Afro-American academic titles will remain strong sellers despite the poor financial year ending in June 2000. Expansion and upgrading efforts taken by university presses; Examples of popular Afro-American books; Comparison between Afro-American academic works with...
- Recent & relevant. Wilkins, Sharron E. // American Visions;Oct/Nov95, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p37
Reviews books by Afro-American authors. Includes `Essence: 25 Years Celebrating Black Women,' edited by Patricia M. Hinds; `Fist Stick Knife Gun: A Personal History of Violence in America,' by Geoffrey Canada; `Jump Up and Say! A Collection of Black Storytelling,' by Linda and Clay Goss; `A...
- Answer jazz's call: Experiencing Toni Morrison's Jazz. Lesoinne, Veronique // MELUS;Fall97, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p151
Provides information on African American literature with reference to Toni Morrison's novel entitled `Jazz.' Theme of the novel; Responses evoked from the title of the novel; Characterization of polyrhythmic music.