Recommended Reading

Image of The Blue Sweater: Bridging the Gap Between Rich and Poor in an Interconnected World
Author: Jacqueline Novogratz
Publisher: Rodale Books (2009)
Binding: Paperback, 306 pages
Image of Fathering Words: The Making of an African American Writer
Author: E. Ethelbert Miller
Publisher: St. Martin's Griffin (2001)
Binding: Paperback, 192 pages
Image of How We Sleep on the Nights We Don't Make Love
Author: E. Ethelbert Miller
Publisher: Curbstone Books (2004)
Binding: Paperback, 74 pages
Image of First Light: New and Selected Poems
Author: E. Ethelbert Miller
Publisher: Black Classic Press (1994)
Binding: Paperback, 194 pages

Music Played

Image of Soul Brother No. 1
Artist: James Brown
Image of Not Afraid to Stand Alone
Artist: Native Deen
Label: Native Deen LLC
Image of Atlantiquity
Artist: Kleeer, Slave, Eddie Harris, United 8, Average White Band, Sister Sledge, Donny Hathaway, Chic, Spinners, Various Artists
Label: Atlantic
Image of Art of
Artist: John Coltrane
Label: Blue Note Records
Image of I Put A Spell On You
Artist: Nina Simone
Label: Verve Records
Image of Carboot Soul
Artist: Nightmares on Wax
Label: Warp Records
Image of Verve Remixed
Artist: Various Artists
Label: Universal
Image of Marsalis Standard Time, Vol. 1
Artist: Wynton Marsalis
Label: Sony
Image of A Love Supreme
Artist: John Coltrane
Label: Impulse/Verve
Image of Kind Of Blue
Artist: Miles Davis
Label: Columbia / Legacy
Image of Masters of Groove Meet DJ-9
Artist: Masters of Groove
Label: Jazzateria

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is Director of the Afro-American Studies Resource Center at Howard University and author of two memoirs and many books of poetry.