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Artists and the Rothko Chapel

50 Years of Inspiration

Edited by Frauke V. Josenhans; With a foreword by Christopher Rothko

April 20, 2021, PB-with Flaps, $25.00

African Americans and Africa

A New History

Nemata Amelia Ibitayo Blyden

An introduction to the complex relationship between African Americans and the African continent   What is an “African American” and how does this identity relate to the African continent? Rising immigration...

April 20, 2021, Paper, $20.00

Islamic Thought in Africa

The Collected Works of Afa Ajura (1910-2004) and the Impact of Ajuraism on Northern Ghana

Alhaj Yusuf Salih Ajura (Afa Ajura); Translated by M. Zakyi Ibrahim

April 13, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $85.00

Undoing Optimization

Civic Action in Smart Cities

Alison B. Powell

City life has been reconfigured by our use—and our expectations—of communication, data, and sensing technologies. This book examines the civic use, regulation, and politics of these technologies, looking at how governments, planners,...

April 13, 2021, Hardcover, $32.50

A Field Guide to the Mid-Atlantic Coast

Including the Jersey Shore, Cape May, Delaware Bay, the Delmarva Peninsula, and the Outer Banks

Patrick J. Lynch

The Outer Banks of North Carolina and the beaches of the Mid-Atlantic Coast are among the most popular tourist destinations in the United States. This book is a richly illustrated field guide that surveys the geology, environmental...

April 13, 2021, PB-Flexibound, $27.50

Reimagining Time

A Light-Speed Tour of Einstein's Theory of Relativity

Tanya Bub and Jeffrey Bub

Most people assume that only a mathematical genius can understand Einstein’s theory of special relativity. In fact, it boils down to a single rule: the universe has a speed limit, the speed of light.   This accessible,...

April 13, 2021, Hardcover, $24.00

What Noise Against the Cane

Desiree C. Bailey; Foreword by Carl Phillips

Shifting between scenes from the Haitian revolution and the present, Desiree C. Bailey reflects on the legacies of colonization as one begins to understand herself and her origins. Her voice is lyrical and mesmerizing as she navigates...

April 13, 2021, Paper, $20.00

What Noise Against the Cane

Desiree C. Bailey; Foreword by Carl Phillips

Shifting between scenes from the Haitian revolution and the present, Desiree C. Bailey reflects on the legacies of colonization as one begins to understand herself and her origins. Her voice is lyrical and mesmerizing as she navigates...

April 13, 2021, Hardcover, $45.00

Why the New Deal Matters

Eric Rauchway

The greatest peaceable expression of common purpose ever seen in the United States, the New Deal altered our relationship with politics, economics, and one another in ways that continue to resonate today. No matter where you look in...

April 6, 2021, Hardcover, $26.00

Alice Neel

People Come First

Kelly Baum and Randall R. Griffey; With contributions by Meredith A. Brown, Julia Bryan-Wilson, and Susanna V. Temkin

Alice Neel’s (1900–1984) uncompromising artistic vision and deep engagement with humanity in both art and politics have earned her legions of admirers. This beautifully designed and illustrated book surveys the artist’s nearly 70-year...

April 6, 2021, HC - Paper over Board, $50.00

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