Best Books On Black Religion and Spirituality

“The Autobiography of a Slave: Autobiografia de un esclavo” by Juan Francisco Manzano This book is an eye-opening look into the life of a slave during the 19th century in Cuba. Juan Francisco Manzano shares his personal experiences as a slave and how he struggled to survive amidst physical abuse, emotional turmoil, and constant labor. … Read more

Best Books On Black Environmentalism

Best Books On Black Environmentalism

“Black Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry” edited by Camille T. Dungy An Ode to the Beauty of African American Literature and Our Natural World “Black Nature” is a poetry anthology that left me breathless with its beauty, wisdom, and power. As an African-American woman who loves nature, I found myself deeply moved … Read more

Best Books On Black Health and Wellness

I have always been acutely aware of the unique health challenges that affect our community. From systemic racism in healthcare to the disproportionate impact of chronic diseases like diabetes and hypertension, these issues have profound implications for our physical and mental well-being. That’s why I’m so excited to dive into these books exploring black health … Read more

Best Books On Black Women’s History

I am constantly seeking out literature that reflects my experiences and sheds light on the complex history of black women. From our struggles against racism and sexism to our contributions to society, there is so much about us that has been overlooked or erased from mainstream narratives. That’s why I was thrilled to dive into … Read more