Booklist - Black & Asian Writers & Literature

(See also these related booklists: Fiction - Black British Writers, Black and Asian Poets, ).

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There are 39 books in this booklist - they are listed in order of year of publication. Newest titles are at the top. (We may not have all of them in stock right now, get in touch to find out)

The Life and Rhymes of Benjamin Zephaniah: The Autobiography by Benjamin Zephaniah, £20.00 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781471168925

Night Sky with Exit Wounds by Ocean Vuong, £10.00 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781911214519

Your Silence Will Not Protect You: Essays and Poems by Audre Lorde, £12.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9780995716223

The Origin of Others by Toni Morrison, £18.95 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9780674976450

The Portable Nineteenth-Century African American Women Writers by Various writers, edited by Hollis Robbins and Henry Louis Gates, £16.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9780143105992

Known and Strange Things by Teju Cole, £8.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9780571328062

The Girl Who Ate Books: Adventures in Reading by Nilanjana Roy, £10.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9789350297117

Birth of a Dream Weaver: A Writer by Ngugi wa Thiong'o, £14.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781846559891

'Bitter with the Past but Sweet with the Dream': Communism in the African American Imaginary by Cathy Bergin, £21.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781608466399

Love + Hate: Stories and Essays by Hanif Kureishi, £9.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9780571319701

The Cambridge Companion to James Baldwin by Michele Elam, £17.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781107618183

Unbought and Unbossed: Transgressive Black Women, Sexuality, and Representation by Trimiko Melancon, £18.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9781439911464

Discontent and its Civilizations: Dispatches from Lahore, New York and London by Mohsin Hamid, £16.99 (hardback, 2014) ISBN 9780241146309

Afrofuturism: The World of Black Sci-Fi and Fantasy Culture by Ytasha L. Womack, £14.99 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9781613747964

Characters of Blood: Black Heroism in the Transatlantic Imagination by Celeste-Marie Bernier, £35.95 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9780813933245

Burn This Book: Notes on Literature and Engagement by Toni Morrison, £8.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9780061774010

Hidden Gems Volume Two: Contemporary Black British Plays by Deirdre Osborne (Editor), £16.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781849431484

The Chicken Chronicles: A Memoir by Alice Walker, £7.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781780220062

Colour Me English by Caryl Phillips, £14.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781846553059

The Negritude Moment: Explorations in Francophone African and Caribbean Literature and Thought by F.Abiola Irele, £21.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 1592217982

Wrestling with the Left: The Making of Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man by Barbara Foley, £20.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9780822348290

The Education of a British-Protected Child by Chinua Achebe, £9.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9780141043616

Changing My Mind: Occasional Essays by Zadie Smith, £9.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9780141019468

I'm Black When I'm Singing, I'm Blue When I Ain't - and Other Plays by Sonia Sanchez, edited by Jacqueline Wood, £13.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780822347781

British Asian Fiction: Twenty-First-Century Voices by Sarah Upstone, £15.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780719078330

From Fatwa to Jihad: The Rushdie Affair and Its Legacy by Kenan Malik, £9.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781843548256

Hair Power - Skin Revolution: A Collection of Poems and Personal Essays by Black & Mixed-Race Women by Nicole Moore (editor), £7.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9781848763937

Excising the Spirit: A Literary Analysis of Female Circumcision by Linda Strong-Leek, £16.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9781592216758

Constructing Incest Stories: Black Women's Voices in Fact and Fiction by Dorothy L. Hurley and E. Anthony Hurley, £17.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 1592217117

Balti Britain: A Journey Through the British Asian Experience by Ziauddin Sardar, £9.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9781847080820

Basrayatha: The Story of a City by Muhammad Khudayyir, £7.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9781844672332

What the Chinese Don't Eat by Xinran, £9.99 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 009950152x

Stranger in a Strange Land: Encounters in the Disunited States by Gary Younge, £13.99 (paperback, 2006) ISBN 1595580689

Write Black, Write British: From Post Colonial to Black British Literature by Edited by Kadija Sesay, £14.99 (paperback, 2005) ISBN 1870518063

My Ear At His Heart: Reading My Father by Hanif Kureishi, £7.99 (paperback, 2005) ISBN 0571224040

Gay Voices of the Harlem Renaissance by A. B. Christa Schwarz, £16.99 (paperback, 2003) ISBN 9780253216076

The Dynamics of African Feminism: Defining and Classifying African Feminist Literatures by Susan Arndt (editor), £26.99 (paperback, 2003) ISBN 9780865438989

A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry, £9.99 (paperback, 2001) ISBN 9780413762405

Race Matters by Cornel West, £12.99 (paperback, 2001) ISBN 0679749861