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African Art Reframed

Reflections and Dialogues on Museum Culture

Bennetta Jules-Rosette and J.R. Osborn

Money, Marriage, and Madness

The Life of Anna Ott

Kim E. Nielsen

The Heart of a Woman

The Life and Music of Florence B. Price

Rae Linda Brown Edited and with a Foreword by Guthrie P. Ramsey Jr.

Fashioning Postfeminism

Spectacular Femininity and Transnational Culture

Simidele Dosekun

American Unemployment

Past, Present, and Future

Frank Stricker

Always the Queen

The Denise LaSalle Story

Denise LaSalle, with David Whiteis

Fighting Fascist Spain

Worker Protest from the Printing Press

Montse Feu

Signs of the Spirit

Music and the Experience of Meaning in Ndau Ceremonial Life

Tony Perman

Pleasure in the News

African American Readership and Sexuality in the Black Press

Kim Gallon

Degrees of Difference

Reflections of Women of Color on Graduate School

Edited by Kimberly D. McKee and Denise A. Delgado

Roots of the Black Chicago Renaissance

New Negro Writers, Artists, and Intellectuals, 1893-1930

Edited by Richard A. Courage and Christopher Robert Reed

Ending Gender-Based Violence

Justice and Community in South Africa

Hannah E. Britton

Imagining the Mulatta

Blackness in U.S. and Brazilian Media

Jasmine Mitchell

Between Fitness and Death

Disability and Slavery in the Caribbean

Stefanie Hunt-Kennedy

Musical Ethics and Islam

The Art of Playing the Ney

Banu Senay

Shelter from the Machine

Homesteaders in the Age of Capitalism

Jason G. Strange

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