Black History Month 2022

The Association for the Study of African American Life and History

2022 Black History Theme -- Black Health and Wellness

 

The theme for 2022 focuses on the importance of Black Health and Wellness. This theme acknowledges the legacy of not only Black scholars and medical practitioners in Western medicine, but also other ways of knowing (e.g., birthworkers, doulas, midwives, naturopaths, herbalists, etc.) throughout the African Diaspora. The 2022 theme considers activities, rituals and initiatives that Black communities have done to be well.

 

 

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Black History Month Committee & Events


 

Self-Care for Black Women: 150 Ways to Radically Accept & Prioritize Your Mind, Body, & Soul Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781507217313
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Published: Adams Media - January 11th, 2022

The Pact: Three Young Men Make a Promise and Fulfill a Dream Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781573229890
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Published: Riverhead Books - May 6th, 2003

Battling Over Birth: Black Women and the Maternal Health Care Crisis Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781946665119
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Published: Praeclarus Press - December 2nd, 2017

Killing the Black Body: Race, Reproduction, and the Meaning of Liberty Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780679758693
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Published: Vintage - December 29th, 1998

Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780767915472
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Published: Anchor - January 8th, 2008

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781400052189
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Published: Crown - March 8th, 2011

Black Health Matters: The Vital Facts You Must Know to Protect Your Health and That of Your Loved Ones Cover Image
By Richard W. Walker Jr, Ford Brewer (Foreword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9780757005077
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Published: Square One Publishers - August 19th, 2021

The Unapologetic Guide to Black Mental Health: Navigate an Unequal System, Learn Tools for Emotional Wellness, and Get the Help You Deserve Cover Image
By Rheeda Walker, Na'im Akbar (Foreword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781684034147
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Published: New Harbinger Publications - May 1st, 2020

Black Women's Health: Paths to Wellness for Mothers and Daughters Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781479892952
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Published: New York University Press - April 6th, 2021

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062420718
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Published: Harper Perennial - June 12th, 2018

My Grandmother's Hands: Racialized Trauma and the Pathway to Mending Our Hearts and Bodies Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781942094470
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Published: Central Recovery Press - September 19th, 2017

Heavy: An American Memoir Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501125669
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Published: Scribner - March 5th, 2019

Age Ain't Nothing but a Number: Black Women Explore Midlife Cover Image
By Carleen Brice (Editor)
$21.00
ISBN: 9780807028230
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Published: Beacon Press - May 15th, 2003

Black Pain: It Just Looks Like We're Not Hurting Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780743298834
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Published: Scribner - January 6th, 2009

We Are Each Other's Harvest: Celebrating African American Farmers, Land, and Legacy Cover Image
$44.99
ISBN: 9781799950431
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Published: HarperCollins - April 6th, 2021

Fat Girls in Black Bodies: Creating Communities of Our Own Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781623174996
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Published: North Atlantic Books - September 29th, 2020

Healing Racial Trauma: The Road to Resilience Cover Image
By Sheila Wise Rowe, Soong-Chan Rah (Foreword by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780830845880
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Published: IVP Books - January 7th, 2020

Sistah Vegan: Black Women Speak on Food, Identity, Health, and Society Cover Image
By A. Breeze Harper (Editor), Pattrice Jones (Afterword by)
$22.00
ISBN: 9781590561454
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Published: Lantern Publishing & Media - October 1st, 2020

Brotha Vegan: Black Men Speak on Food, Identity, Health, and Society Cover Image
By Omowale Adewale (Editor), A. Breeze Harper (Editor)
$22.00
ISBN: 9781590565988
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Published: Lantern Publishing & Media - February 23rd, 2021

Afro-Vegan: Farm-Fresh African, Caribbean, and Southern Flavors Remixed [A Cookbook] Cover Image
$27.50
ISBN: 9781607745310
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Published: Ten Speed Press - April 8th, 2014

Ageless Vegan: The Secret to Living a Long and Healthy Plant-Based Life Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780738220208
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Published: Da Capo Lifelong Books - June 12th, 2018

Vegan Soul Kitchen: Fresh, Healthy, and Creative African-American Cuisine Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780738212289
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Published: Da Capo Lifelong Books - March 3rd, 2009

Every Body Yoga: Let Go of Fear, Get On the Mat, Love Your Body. Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780761193111
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 4th, 2017

Yoke: My Yoga of Self-Acceptance Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781523505210
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - June 22nd, 2021

The Inner Work of Racial Justice: Healing Ourselves and Transforming Our Communities Through Mindfulness Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143132820
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Published: TarcherPerigee - September 14th, 2021

Feeding the Soul (Because It's My Business): Finding Our Way to Joy, Love, and Freedom Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780063080287
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Published: William Morrow - September 28th, 2021

Right Within: How to Heal from Racial Trauma in the Workplace Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781541619623
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Published: Seal Press - October 5th, 2021

Soothe Your Nerves: The Black Woman's Guide to Understanding and Overcoming Anxiety, Panic, and Fearz Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780743225380
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Published: Touchstone - September 2nd, 2003

The Sisters Are Alright, Second Edition: Changing the Broken Narrative of Black Women in America Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781523093885
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Published: Berrett-Koehler Publishers - October 12th, 2021