Category: African American Studies

Romare Bearden Authors on BBC Caribbean

The BBC Caribbean interviewed Romare Bearden authors Richard and Sally Price about their work on their lavishly illustrated study of the American artist. "Many books have been written about him,"… READ MORE

Besteman Reconnects with Refugees

Penn Press author and Colby College professor Catherine Besteman discussed her involvement with Maine’s growing African immigrant community in a recent New Yorker article by William Finnegan. A year ago,… READ MORE

Our Living Manhood–Now Available

Our Living Manhood: Literature, Black Power, and Masculine Ideology Rolland Murray 160 pages | 6 x 9 Cloth 2006 | ISBN 0-8122-3972-5 | $39.95 | £26.00 In Our Living Manhood,… READ MORE

Now in Paperback–Crossovers

Crossovers: Essays on Race, Music, and American Culture John Szwed 296 pages | 6 x 9 Paper 2006 | ISBN 0-8122-1972-4 | $26.50 | £17.50 "In this collection of thirty-one… READ MORE