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The Whiskey of our Discontent
Quraysh Ali Lansana
Georgia A Popoff
Reflections on the profound influence of poet, educator, and social activist Gwendolyn Brooks through examinations of her life and work.
My Mother Was a Freedom Fighter
ode to mothers, daughters, and sisters—the tiny gods who fight to change the world.
A People's History of Chicago
Named "Best Chicago Poet" by
The Chicago Reader
, Kevin Coval channels Howard Zinn to celebrate the Windy City's hidden history.
Inauguration is a collection of ten poems written in reaction to the onset of the Trump era.
1989, The Number
For hip-hop heads 89 was the peak of the Golden Era and the Crack Epidemic.
Before the Next Bomb Drops
Before the Next Bomb Drops explores the Israeli occupation of Palestine and US militarism through a poetic lens.
The BreakBeat Poets
Quraysh Ali Lansana
, et al.
A first-of-its-kind anthology of hip-hop poetica written for and by the people.
More than an Athlete
In this, his first collection of poems, Etan Thomas defies the stereotype of the a-political athlete.
Bury My Clothes
A stirring meditation on violence, race, and the place in art at which they intersect, by poet Roger Bonair-Agard.
Poet Kevin Coval offers both tragedy and comedy in this stirring exposition on Jewish assimilation and its discontents.
Voices of the Future
NBA star Etan Thomas helps give voice to the poetic and socially conscious ideas of young people.
L-vis lives in this poetic narrative on the use and misuse of contemporary black culture.
Poetry and Protest
A vital original collection of the interviews, poetry, and essays of the much-loved anti-apartheid leader.