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Past Readings Civil Rights

2018–2019 Book Selections

Joseph Rosenbloom, Redemption: Martin Luther King Jr.'s Last 31 Hours
Colson Whitehead, The Underground Railroad
Zora Neale Hurston, Barracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo"
Timothy B. Tyson, The Blood of Emmett Till 
Carol Elaine Anderson, White Rage
Bryan Stevenson, Just Mercy
W. E. B. Du Bois, Black Reconstruction in America
Steven Luxenberg, Separate: The Story of Plessy vs. Ferguson and America's Journey From Slavery

2017–2018 Book Selections

Ibram X. Kendi, Stamped From the Beginning, parts 1–2
Zora Neale Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God
Anne Moody, Coming of Age in Mississippi
Michelle Alexander, The New Jim Crow
James Baldwin, The Fire Next Time
Ta-Nehsi Coates, Between the World and Me
Bryan Stevenson, Just Mercy