Books tagged: race relations in america

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Say the Wrong Thing: Stories and Strategies for Racial Justice and Authentic Community
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: American English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Part memoir and part social commentary, Amanda Kemp's short book provides insight and strategies for creating racial justice and a strong sense of shared community. Her voice is vulnerable and personal as she reflects on her own interracial relationship, parenting her Black teenaged son, and making art in the age of Black Lives Matter. Her short essays leave you cheering and hopeful.
Home Is Where You're Happy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,540. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
A collection of short stories, essays & life snippets about what it means to be "home..." from author/editor/filmmaker/artist sanctuary founder Cristina Salat. (Available in print & e-editions.)
Travesty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,600. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Forbidden love affair leads to treachery, deceit and murder; as lies are revealed, secrets uncovered. Forty years as a cold case file, the ones responsible are finally able to be tried in court thanks to unknown evidence from an unknown witness surfacing. As the court date draws closer...
The Water Line - A Klansman's Road to Redemption
Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Former Klansman and Selma, Alabama native David Earl Applewhite’s journey, on the rugged road to redemption, lasts fifty years. It ends with his epic battle with the demons of his own creation, and a powerful lesson in love and forgiveness few could imagine. - Gene Cartwright, former Oprah guest author and Pulitzer Nominee for his third novel, A Family Gathering.
Black, White, Other: Biracial Americans Talk About Race and Identity
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 146,200. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » History » North America
In this 20th anniversary edition of the landmark "Black, White, Other" (Morrow, Quill), journalist Lise Funderburg explores the lives of 46 adult children of black/white unions. Her subjects' unflinching honesty, humor, and deep feeling result in a stunning—and enduring—portrait of race in America. New foreword by novelist Mat Johnson and links to updated commentary from original participants.
Enforcing the Civil Rights Act
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A new team of EEOC attorneys arrived in Miami in 1979 and discovered a class action case file hiding in a closet. Trial was scheduled to begin in just three weeks, yet nothing had been done to prepare the case for trial. This book describes how three dedicated attorneys saved the case and ultimately won a great victory for hundreds of victims of race and sex discrimination