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March 2020
98 Titles Added
A:  General Works
B:  Philosophy & Psychology & Religion
B944 .A37 M33 2019
McClendon, John H., author.
African American philosophers and philosophy : an introduction to the history, concepts, and contemporary issues / John H. McClendon III and Stephen C. Ferguson II.
BD436 .N49 2017
New philosophies of sex and love : thinking through desire / edited by Sarah LaChance Adams, Christopher M. Davidson, and Caroline Lundquist.
BF441 .B6255 2020
Bogel, Anne, 1978- author.
Don't overthink it : make easier decisions, stop second-guessing, and bring more joy to your life / Anne Bogel.
C:  Archaeology & Genealogy & Biography
D:  History (Europe & World)
DA566.9 .C5 L326 2020
Larson, Erik, 1954- author.
The splendid and the vile : a saga of Churchill, family, and defiance during the blitz / Erik Larson.
First edition.
DD256.48 .N45 2019
Neiman, Susan, author.
Learning from the Germans : race and the memory of evil / Susan Neiman.
First edition.
DG207 .T3 Y37 2008
Tacitus, Cornelius.
[Annales. English. (Yardley)]
The annals : the reigns of Tiberius, Claudius, and Nero / Tacitus ; translated by J.C. Yardley ; with an introduction and notes by Anthony A. Barrett.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.
E:  History (U.S.)
E184 .A1 S613 2017
Singh, Nikhil Pal, author.
Race and America's long war / Nikhil Pal Singh.
E184 .A1 S625 2019
Slavery's long shadow : race and reconciliation in American Christianity / edited by James L. Gorman, Jeff W. Childers, and Mark W. Hamilton.
E185.61 .N4913 2019
Niedermeier, Silvan, author.
[Rassismus und Bèurgerrechte. English]
The color of the third degree : racism, police torture, and civil rights in the American South, 1930-1955 / Silvan Niedermeier ; translated by Paul Cohen.
E185.615 .B77 2019
Buccola, Nicholas, author.
The fire is upon us : James Baldwin, William F. Buckley Jr., and the debate over race in America / Nicholas Buccola.
E185.615 .W387 2019
Watson, Elwood, author.
Keepin' it real : essays on race in contemporary America / by Elwood David Watson.
E185.625 .C38 2019
Carter, Niambi Michele, 1977- author.
American while black : African Americans, immigration, and the limits of citizenship / Niambi Michele Carter.
E185.625 .J328 2019
Jackson, Lauren Michele, 1991- author.
White Negroes : when cornrows were in vogue ... and other thoughts on cultural appropriation / Lauren Michele Jackson.
E185.625 .S58 2019
Slavery's descendants : shared legacies of race and reconciliation / edited by Dionne Ford and Jill Strauss ; foreword by Lucian K. Truscott IV.
E185.96 .M96 1999
Murray, Pauli, 1910-1985.
Proud shoes : the story of an American family / Pauli Murray.
Boston : Beacon Press, 1999.
E185.97 .L823 A44 2019
Alexander, Adele Logan, 1938- author.
Princess of the Hither Isles : a black suffragist's story from the Jim Crow south / Adele Logan Alexander.
E185.97 .T75 A3 2020
Greenidge, Kerri, author.
Black radical : the life and times of William Monroe Trotter / Kerri K. Greenidge.
First edition.
E230 .A84 2019
Atkinson, Rick, author.
The British are coming : the war for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777 / Rick Atkinson.
First edition.
E443 .M39 2019
May, Robert E., author.
Yuletide in Dixie : slavery, Christmas, and Southern memory / Robert E. May.
E450 .B589 2018
Blackett, R. J. M., 1943- author.
The captive's quest for freedom : fugitive slaves, the 1850 Fugitive Slave Law, and the politics of slavery / R.J.M. Blackett, Vanderbilt University, Tennessee.
E450 .B69 2019
Bolton, S. Charles, author.
Fugitivism : escaping slavery in the Lower Mississippi Valley, 1820-1860 / S. Charles Bolton.
E807.1 .R48 Q56 2016
Quinn, Susan, 1940- author.
Eleanor and Hick : the love affair that shaped a First Lady / Susan Quinn.
E912 .G569 2018
Giroux, Henry A., author.
American nightmare : facing the challenge of fascism / Henry A. Giroux ; foreword by George Yancy.
F:  History (U.S. State/Local & New World)
F234 .C47 S67 2018
Spencer, Hawes, author.
Summer of hate : Charlottesville, USA / Hawes Spencer.
F483 .M48 2019
McCullough, David G., author.
The pioneers : the heroic story of the settlers who brought the American ideal west / by David McCullough.
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
G:  Geography & Anthropology
GV865 .A1 G56 2010
The glory of their times : the story of the early days of baseball told by the men who played it / [compiled by] Lawrence S. Ritter.
Enlarged edition ; First Harper Perennial Modern classics edition.
GV865 .B69 A3 2014
Bouton, Jim, author.
Ball four : the final pitch / Jim Bouton ; [edited by Leonard Shecter].
GV865 .M33 L43 2011
Leavy, Jane.
The last boy : Mickey Mantle and the end of America's childhood / Jane Leavy.
1st Harper Perennial ed.
New York : Harper Perennial, 2011.
GV867 .A55 2004
Angell, Roger.
The summer game / Roger Angell.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2004]
H:  Social Sciences & Business
HD7288.76 .U6 T89 2019
Taylor, Keeanga-Yamahtta, author.
Race for profit : how banks and the real estate industry undermined Black homeownership / Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor.
HN90 .S6 P67 2019
Postel, Charles, author.
Equality : an American dilemma, 1866-1896 / Charles Postel.
First edition.
HQ1438 .S63 S685 2019
Southern women in the progressive era : a reader / edited by Giselle Roberts and Melissa Walker ; foreword by Marjorie J. Spruill.
HQ75.6 .U5 H69 2014
Howard, Sheena C.
Black queer identity matrix : towards an integrated queer of color framework / Sheena C. Howard.
HT1521 .Y36 2012
Yancy, George.
Look, a White! : philosophical essays on Whiteness / George Yancy.
Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2012.
HV6250.4 .W65 F385 2019
Farrow, Ronan, 1987- author.
Catch and kill : lies, spies, and a conspiracy to protect predators / Ronan Farrow.
First edition.
HV6432.7 .G6975 2019
Graff, Garrett M., 1981- author.
The only plane in the sky : an oral history of 9/11 / Garrett M. Graff.
First Avid Reader Press hardcover edition.
HV6465 .S6 G73 2019
Gravely, William, 1939- author.
They stole him out of jail : Willie Earle, South Carolina's last lynching victim / William B. Gravely.
HV6773.54 .C43 H39 2019
Hawes, Jennifer (Jennifer Berry), author.
Grace will lead us home : the Charleston Church Massacre and the hard, inspiring journey to forgiveness / Jennifer Berry Hawes.
First edition.
J:  Political Science
JC591 .M877 2019
Murray, Douglas, 1979- author.
The madness of crowds : gender, race and identity / Douglas Murray.
JC599 .U5 F53 2020
Fight of the century : writers reflect on 100 years of landmark ACLU cases / edited by Michael Chabon & Ayelet Waldman.
First Avid Reader Press hardcover edition.
JK1021 .A45 2012
Adler, E. Scott.
Congress and the politics of problem solving / E. Scott Adler, John D. Wilkerson.
Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
JK1967 .F695 2018
Fraga, Bernard L., author.
The turnout gap : race, ethnicity, and political inequality in a diversifying America / Bernard L. Fraga.
K:  Law
KF4757 .J67 2018
Jones, Martha S., author.
Birthright citizens : a history of race and rights in antebellum America / Martha S. Jones.
L:  Education
LB1044.9 .C59 C645 2012
Comic books and American cultural history : an anthology / [edited by] Matthew Pustz.
London ; New York : Continuum, Ã2012.
M:  Music
ML160 .H78 2020
Hough, Stephen, 1961- author.
Rough ideas : reflections on music and more / Stephen Hough.
First American edition.
ML1711 .M34 1999
Mahar, William J. (William John), 1938-
Behind the burnt cork mask : early blackface minstrelsy and Antebellum American popular culture / William J. Mahar.
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, Ã1999.
ML420 .H168 A3 2019
Harry, Debbie, author.
Face it / Debbie Harry ; in collaboration with Sylvie Simmons ; creative direction by Rob Roth.
First edition.
N:  Fine Arts
N6490 .H447 2016
Herbert, Martin, 1973- author.
Tell them I said no / Martin Herbert.
P:  Language & Literature
PN1009 .A1 H2576 2017
Handy, Bruce, author.
Wild things : the joy of reading children's literature as an adult / Bruce Handy.
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
PN1995.9 .C36 M375 2016
Marvel Comics into film : essays on adaptations since the 1940s / edited by Matthew J. McEniry, Robert Moses Peaslee, and Robert G. Weiner.
PN2287 .P72 P75 1999
Price, Victoria, 1962-
Vincent Price : a daughter's biography / Victoria Price.
1st ed.
New York : St. Martin's Press, 1999.
PN56 .R16 R69 2019
Row, Jess, author.
White flights : race, fiction, and the American imagination / Jess Row.
PN6707 .H69 2017
Howard, Sheena C., author.
Encyclopedia of black comics / Sheena C. Howard ; foreword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. ; afterword by Christopher Priest.
PN6712 .A75 2018
Arjana, Sophia Rose, author.
Veiled superheroes : Islam, feminism, and popular culture / Sophia Rose Arjana with Kim Fox ; foreword by Wajahat Ali.
PN6712 .M87 2017
Muslim superheroes : comics, Islam, and representation / edited by A. David Lewis and Martin Lund.
PN6725 .A87 2018
Assembling the Marvel cinematic universe : essays on the social, cultural and geopolitical domains / edited by Julian C. Chambliss, William L. Svitavsky and Daniel Fandino.
PN6725 .R44 2015
Regalado, Aldo J.
Bending steel : modernity and the American superhero / Aldo J. Regalado.
PN6725 .U485 2020
Unstable masks : whiteness and American superhero comics / edited by Sean Guynes and Martin Lund.
PN6727 .A47 H47 2018 eb
Andersen, Sarah (Sarah C.), author.
Herding cats : a "Sarah's scribbles" collection / Sarah Andersen.
PN6727 .R334 Z46 2017
Radtke, Kristen, author, artist.
Imagine wanting only this / Kristen Radtke.
First edition.
PN6727 .W36 S87 2018
Howard, Sheena C., author.
Superb. Vol. 2, Generation wars / written by Sheena C. Howard and David F. Walker ; penciled by Alitha Martinez and Ray-Anthony Height ; inked by Lebeau L. Underwood, Alitha Martinez, and Ray-Anthony Height ; lettered by AW's Tom Napolitano ; colored by Veronica Gandini and Sotocolor.
PN6728 .B5 B8 2018
Burroughs, Todd.
Marvel's Black panther : a comic book biography, from Stan Lee to Ta-Nehisi Coates / Todd Steven Burroughs ; foreword by Makani Themba ; afterword by Greg Carr.
PN6728 .I468 P53 2018
Pichetshote, Pornsak, writer.
Infidel / writer, Pornsak Pichetshote ; artist, Aaron Campbell ; colorist & editor, Josâe Villarrubia ; letterer & designer, Jeff Powell ; introduction by Tananarive Due ; afterword by Jeff Lemire.
PN6728 .S869 W35 2017
Walker, David, 1968- writer.
Life after the fallout / David F. Walker, Sheena C. Howard, Ray-Anthony Height.
PQ2436 .M25 2019
Manzini, Francesco, 1970- author.
Stendhal / Francesco Manzini.
PQ2631 .R63 Z7225 2013
Marcel Proust in context / edited by Adam Watt.
PR4588 .C3597 2013
Charles Dickens in context / edited by Sally Ledger and Holly Furneaux.
First paperback edition.
PR4754 .T494 2015
Thomas Hardy in context / edited by Phillip Mallett.
First paperback edition.
PR5398 .W75 2018
Wright, Angela, 1969 May 14- author.
Mary Shelley / Angela Wright.
PR6005 .O4 Z7518 2014
Joseph Conrad in context / edited by Allan H. Simmons.
PR6062.E6 I6 2014
Lennon, John, 1940-1980, author.
[Works. Selections]
In his own write / John Lennon.
PR6108 .A736 M47 2020
Hargrave, Kiran Millwood, 1990- author.
The mercies : a novel / Kiran Millwood Hargrave.
First edition.
PR6118 .O59 N67 2019
Rooney, Sally, author.
Normal people : a novel / Sally Rooney.
First United States edition.
PR9199.3 .A8 T47 2019
Atwood, Margaret, 1939- author.
The testaments / Margaret Atwood.
First edition.
PS153 .L46 R63 2019
Roche, Hannah, 1985- author.
The outside thing : modernist lesbian romance / Hannah Roche.
PS3552 .A45 Z659 2019
Gibson, Ernest L., III, 1982- author.
Salvific manhood : James Baldwin's novelization of male intimacy / Ernest L. Gibson III.
PS3553 .H584 T78 2019
Choi, Susan, 1969- author.
Trust exercise : a novel / Susan Choi.
First edition.
PS3557 .I3415 C58 2019
Gilbert, Elizabeth, 1969- author.
City of girls / Elizabeth Gilbert.
PS3563 .C337 R63 2006(1982660.1)
McCarthy, Cormac, 1933-
The road / Cormac McCarthy.
1st ed.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2006.
PS3563 .U775 D37 2018
Murray, Pauli, 1910-1985, author.
Dark testament : and other poems / Pauli Murray ; with a new introduction by Elizabeth Alexander.
PS3566 .A7756 D88 2019
Patchett, Ann, author.
The Dutch house : a novel / Ann Patchett.
First edition.
PS3572 .A4284 B67 2017
VanderMeer, Jeff, author.
Borne / Jeff VanderMeer.
First edition.
PS3573 .H4768 N53 2019
Whitehead, Colson, 1969- author.
The nickel boys : a novel / Colson Whitehead.
First edition.
PS3602 .R722894 G63 2018
Brown, Taylor, 1982- author.
Gods of Howl Mountain : a novel / Taylor Brown.
First edition.
PS3603 .U663 A64 2020
Cummins, Jeanine, author.
American dirt / Jeanine Cummins.
First U.S. edition.
PS3610 .O6279 Z46 2019
Jones, Saeed, author.
How we fight for our lives : a memoir / Saeed Jones.
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
PS3614 .A66 D43 2020
Napolitano, Ann, author.
Dear Edward : a novel / Ann Napolitano.
First Edition.
PS3618 .E5363 S83 2019
Reid, Kiley, author.
Such a fun age : a novel / Kiley Reid.
PS3619 .E748 I4 2020
Serle, Rebecca, author.
In five years : a novel / Rebecca Serle.
First Atria Books hardcover edition.
PS374 .A65 H53 2016
Hicks, Heather J., author.
The post-apocalyptic novel in the twenty-first century : modernity beyond salvage / Heather J. Hicks.
PS374 .N4 P67 2020
Porter, Lavelle, author.
The Blackademic life : academic fiction, higher education, and the Black intellectual / Lavelle Porter.
PS648 .D4 O53 1998
Once upon a crime : fairy tales for mystery lovers / edited by Ed Gorman and Martin H. Greenberg.
1st ed.
New York : Berkley Prime Crime, 1998.
Q:  Science
R:  Medicine & Nursing
RA1025 .H38 B35 2018
Balko, Radley, author.
The cadaver king and the country dentist : a true story of injustice in the American South / Radley Balko and Tucker Carrington ; foreword by John Grisham.
First edition.
RC280 .B8 B645 2019
Boyer, Anne, 1973- author.
The undying : pain, vulnerability, mortality, medicine, art, time, dreams, data, exhaustion, cancer, and care / Anne Boyer.
First edition.
RC480.8 .G68 2019
Gottlieb, Lori, author.
Maybe you should talk to someone : a therapist, her therapist, and our lives revealed / Lori Gottlieb.
S:  Agriculture
T:  Technology
TD195 .G3 G747 2018
Griswold, Eliza, 1973- author.
Amity and prosperity : one family and the fracturing of America / Eliza Griswold.
First edition.
TX715 .A2428 2009
African American foodways : explorations of history and culture / edited by Anne L. Bower.
TX715.2 .S68 B755 2019
Brock, Sean, author.
South : essential recipes and new explorations / Sean Brock, with Lucas Weir and Marion Sullivan ; photographs by Peter Frank Edwards.
U:  Military Science
V:  Naval Science
Z:  Bibliography & Library Science