Review: Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019

Title: Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2018 Authors: Various Edited by: Ibram X. Kendi and Keisha N. Blain  Genre: Nonfiction Length: 14 hours 2 min Four Hundred Souls is a collection of essays and poems chronicling 400 years of African American history. The essays began in 1619 with the ‘White Lion’ … More Review: Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019

Review: Stamped From the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi

Title:  Stamped From the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America Author: Ibram X. Kendi Genre: Nonfiction, History Format: Paperback Pages: 582 Dates Read: September 30, 2020 Stamped From the Beginning discusses the history of racism and racist ideas in America. Kendi focuses on five main people who have made the biggest impact … More Review: Stamped From the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America by Ibram X. Kendi

Review: How to Be An Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

Title:  How to Be An Antiracist Author: Ibram X. Kendi Genre: Nonfiction Format: Hardcover Pages: 320 Date Read: July 15, 2020 “Like fighting an addiction, being an antiracist requires persistent self-awareness, constant self-criticism, and regular self-examination.” In this book, Ibram X. Kendi reshapes the conversation about racism and racial justice in America. He shows us … More Review: How to Be An Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi

Review: Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi

Title:  Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You Author: Jason Reynolds, Ibram X. Kendi Genre: Nonfiction Format: Audiobook Listening Time: 4hr 11m Date Read: June 17, 2020 “There will come a time when we will love humanity, when we will gain the courage to fight for an equitable society for our beloved humanity, knowing, intelligently, that when … More Review: Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi