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The Secret Art of Dr. Seuss by Dr. Seuss
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Charming collection of paintings and sculptures that Dr. Seuss worked on in his free time from the 1920s, mostly in the 1960s and up to 1975. The book presents paintings in water colors and inks, some of them character studies of creatures that might ...more
Titus Groan by Mervyn Peake
Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
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Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates
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All Our Relations by Winona LaDuke
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In his introduction to Red Alert!: Saving the Planet with Indigenous Knowledge, Daniel R. Wildcat wrote that his personal reaction to the consequences of climate change amounted to: "Here we go again - another removal of indigenous peoples." Having s ...more
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Marx, Capital, and Education by Curry Stephenson Malott
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This is a carefully yet passionately reasoned series of arguments for a critical pedagogy that goes beyond an analysis of capitalism's effects and the hegemonic process (which the authors present as veiled to varying degrees even among capitalists, j ...more
To the Letter by Simon Garfield
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To the Letter by Simon Garfield
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The premise of this delightful book is rather contradictory. The author and many of the interview subjects within the book insist that the art of a well-written letter and the practice of sending letters by post is dead. Yet it lives despite changes ...more
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A Mercy by Toni Morrison
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"To be given dominion over another is a hard thing; to wrest dominion over another is a wrong thing; to give dominion of yourself to another is a wicked thing."

This novel features some beautifully complex characters in a story about the early days o
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Another America by Kofi Buenor Hadjor
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This is a fascinating read in 2015, as Professor Hadjor's analysis of race politics is situated in the 1990s: Bill Clinton is president, and the Los Angeles riots of 1992 are a fresh memory. It is two decades before "Black Lives Matter" would emerge ...more
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