100 Books by Black Women Everyone Must Read

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Far too often Black women are excluded from the classic literary canon. But Black women have consistently published evocative, thoughtful works. Our stories soar. They provoke. They inspire. The work of Black women across history is expansive. Though we’ve compiled 100 selections, this is still only the tip of the literary iceberg. We encourage you to leave a comment and share more brilliant works by Black women.

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2 thoughts on “100 Books by Black Women Everyone Must Read

  1. Kat Martinez

    I ordered Words of Fire: An Anthology of African-American Feminist Thought, and the big, beautiful package arrived on my doorstep a few days ago. I cannot wait to read it, and share what I’ve learned with this class.

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