Front cover of Thomas, 2019

The Dark Fantastic: Race and the Imagination from Harry Potter to the Hunger Games

One of BookRiot’s Most Anticipated Reads of 2019, Ebony Elizabeth Thomas’ The Dark Fantastic reveals the diversity crisis in children’s and young adult media as not only a lack of representation, but a lack of imagination.

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Front Cover of Strings 2019

Fearing the Black Body: The Racial Origins of Fat Phobia

This epic and original new book from Sabrina Strings details how the female body has been racialized for over two hundred years.

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Front Cover of Delany 2019

Times Square Red, Times Square Blue, 20th Anniversary Edition

A beautiful twentieth anniversary edition of Samuel R. Delany’s landmark book that cataloged a vibrant but disappearing neighborhood in New York City, with a foreword by Robert F. Reid-Pharr.

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Front cover of Gallas 2019

A Mortuary of Books: The Rescue of Jewish Culture after the Holocaust

Translated from the original German, The Mortuary of Books is the astonishing story of the efforts of scholars and activists to rescue Jewish cultural treasures after the Holocaust.

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Antiracism by Alex Zamalin front cover

Antiracism: An Introduction

Alex Zamalin pens this essential introduction to antiracism, a powerful tradition crucial for energizing American democracy today and for our future.

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