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Must Reads

I think I’m gonna start incorporating more book recommendations to this blog. I want to build a neat bookshelf but I’m not sure if there’s much room in here. 177 more words


"Before the Mayflower" by Lerone Bennett, Jr.

In this completely revised edition of his superb history of black America, Leron Bennett, Jr., brings his stirring narrative of the black experience up to date. 84 more words

Black History

And The Poisonwood Bible Will Guide Me

One of my favorite books   in writing style, content, depth and meaning is The Poisonwood Bible by Barbara Kingsolver.  I read it after I finished Peace Corps in Namibia and found it clearly articulated my experience of ‘what I thought I needed’  beforehand for surviving in a foreign place much different than my homeland.  548 more words

Education Observations