The Black Body: On Being Both Objects and Human

On being both objects and human

Your Body Is Not an Apology Workbook: Tools for Living Radical Self-Love Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781523091164
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Published: Berrett-Koehler Publishers - March 16th, 2021

Based on the New York Times bestseller The Body Is Not an Apology, this is an action guide to help readers practice the art of radical self-love both for themselves and to transform our society.
 


The Body Is Not an Apology, Second Edition: The Power of Radical Self-Love Cover Image
By Sonya Renee Taylor, Ijeoma Oluo (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9781523090990
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Published: Berrett-Koehler Publishers - February 9th, 2021

New York Times bestseller! "To build a world that works for everyone, we must first make the radical decision to love every facet of ourselves. . . . 'The body is not an apology' is the mantra we should all embrace."
—Kimberlé Crenshaw, legal scholar and founder and Executive Director, African American Policy Forum
 


We Want Our Bodies Back: Poems Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062955289
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Published: Amistad - March 31st, 2020

“WE WANT OUR BODIES BACK URGES BLACK WOMEN TO DEMAND BETTER FROM MEN.” -ESSENCE

“MASTER POET JESSICA CARE MOORE GIFTS US THIS LATEST COLLECTION OF SHARP, SMART AND DEFIANT PIECES.” -MS. MAGAZINE

BOOKS BY BLACK WOMEN WE CAN’T WAIT TO READ IN 2020 -REFINERY29


Stand Your Ground: Black Bodies and the Justice of God Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781626981096
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Published: Orbis Books - May 10th, 2015

""If Trayvon was of age and armed, could he have stood his ground on that sidewalk?"" --President Barack ObamaThe 2012 killing of Trayvon Martin, an African-American teenager in Florida, and the subsequent acquittal of his killer, brought public attention to controversial "Stand Your Ground" laws.


Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of Liberty Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780679758693
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Published: Vintage - December 29th, 1998

Killing the Black Body remains a rallying cry for education, awareness, and action on extending reproductive justice to all women. It is as crucial as ever, even two decades after its original publication.
 


Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments: Intimate Histories of Riotous Black Girls, Troublesome Women, and Queer Radicals Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393357622
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 14th, 2020

Winner of the 2019 National Book Critics Circle Award in Criticism
Winner of the PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award for Nonfiction
Winner of the 2020 Judy Grahn Award for Lesbian Nonfiction
Finalist for the Lambda Literary Award for Lesbian Memoir/Biography

"Exhilarating…A rich resurrection of a forgotten history." —Parul Sehgal, New York Times


Becoming Human: Matter and Meaning in an Antiblack World (Sexual Cultures #53) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781479830374
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Published: New York University Press - May 19th, 2020

Winner, 2021 Gloria E. Anzald a Book Prize, given by the National Women's Studies Association

Winner, 2021 Harry Levin Prize, given by the American Comparative Literature Association

Winner, 2021 Lambda Literary Award in LGBTQ Studies


The Price for Their Pound of Flesh: The Value of the Enslaved, from Womb to Grave, in the Building of a Nation Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780807067147
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Published: Beacon Press - December 26th, 2017

Groundbreaking look at slaves as commodities through every phase of life, from birth to death and beyond, in early America