THE 2017 Reader

  1. Excerpt from 1971 
    Originally published: December 20, 2016
    Author: Darby English

  2. Mama's Baby, Papa's Maybe: An American Grammar Book
    Originally published: Summer 1987
    Author: Hortense Spillers

  3. More Brilliant than the Sun
    Originally published: 1998
    Author: Kodwo Eshun

  4. Chapter 9. On How We Mistook the Map for the Territory, and Reimprisoned Ourselves in Our Unbearable Wrongness of Being, of Desêtre: Black Studies Toward the Human Project
    Originally published: 1998
    Author: Sylvia Wynter

  5. Habeas Viscus: Racializing Assemblages, Biopolitics, and Black Feminist Theories of the Human
    Originally published: July 30, 2014
    Author: Alexander G. Weheliye

  6. Outer Worlds: The Persistence of Race in Movement “Beyond the Human"
    Originally published: 2015
    Author: Zakiyyah Iman Jackson
  7. Excerpt from Afrotropes: A Conversation with Huey Copeland & Krista Thompson
    Originally published: Forthcoming in Fall 2017
    Authors: Huey Copeland & Krista Thompson

    *RECOMMENDED RESEARCH: The Last Angel of History (1996) + The Nine Muses (2010). 
    Given the rights, we cannot provide but only recommend these films by John Akomfrah.