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#SmartBrownGirlBook List

My 2019 Reading List

Following up on my what I read in 2018 video, here's a my ever evolving reading list for 2019. To be noted, I am working towards applying for my PhD in African American History this year. Which means my reading list is going to skew towards academic/black feminist history reading. Since I've recorded this video I've already added about fifty eleven books to mist because well...research. via GIPHY I am conscious of my privilege and access, part of that translate into how I suggest books for my audience. Most of this list is inaccessible, in that the readings are complicated
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#SmartBrownGirlBook List

What I’ve Read + Am Reading in 2017

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead Pedagogy of the Oppressed by Paulo Freire Killing the Black Body by Dorothy Roberts Why I Am Not A Feminist by Jessa Crispin The Color of Law by Richard Rothstein What It Means When A Man Falls From the Sky by Lesley Nneka Arimah Black Sexual Politics: African Americans, Gender and the New Racism by Patricia Hill Collins amzn_assoc_placement = "adunit0"; amzn_assoc_tracking_id = "jouelzy-20"; amzn_assoc_ad_mode = "manual"; amzn_assoc_ad_type = "smart"; amzn_assoc_marketplace = "amazon"; amzn_assoc_region = "US"; amzn_assoc_title = "Book List 2017"; amzn_assoc_linkid = "728f777fd1fc0f51492fdc13e5f9a00f"; amzn_assoc_asins = "0385542364,0826412769,1101971061,0679758690,041595150X,1612196012,0735211027,1631492853"; amzn_assoc_search_bar = "false";
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TV/Film Reviews

Underground Season 2 Episode 1 & 2 Review | @UndergroundWGN

I heard you, I heard  you, so here we is. I have figured out a way to give you what you want and show my gratitude for my awesome audience of #SmartBrownGirl. I will be reviewing Underground on my blog. It took me a minute to get on board and this week is my birthday, hence the late post and I don't know if I will be able to get a review up for episode 3 tomorrow. But let's get on with the show and have a ki with episode 1 and 2 of WGN's Underground. Play the video and comment below
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