Educate Yourself
We've pulled together some of the most pivotal books on Black history to help begin or simply reinforce your journey to learning the truth. A select number of books from our list will be included with a collection of products that will be sold in three tiers.

The African Origin of Civilization - Cheikh Diop // The Wretched of the Earth - Frantz Fanon // The New Jim Crow - Michelle Alexander

Forty Million Dollar Slave - William Rhoden // Ain't I a Women - Bell Hooks // The Fire Next Time - James Baldwin

The Souls of Black Folk - W.E.B. DuBois // Their Eyes Were Watching God - Zora Hurston // Negroes with Guns - Robert F. Williams

Black Skin, White Masks - Frantz Fanon // Birthright Citizens - Martha S. Jones // I Know Why the Caged Birds Sings - Maya Angelo

The Ways of White Folk - Langston Hughes // The Bluest Eye - Toni Morrison // Nigger - Dick Gregory

Assata Shakur - Assata Shakur // All About Love - Bell Hooks // The Autobiography of Malcolm X - Alex Haley

The Color of Law - Richard Rothstein // Miles - Quincy Troupe // Long Walk to Freedom - Nelson Mandela

Slave by Another Name - Douglas Blackmon // Solitary - Albert Woodfox // Black Boy - Richard Wright // Barracoon - Zora Hurston

Stolen Legacy - George James // Mules and Men - Zora Hurston // The Condemnation of Blackness - Khalil Muhammad

Sister Outsider - Audre Larde // Black Marxism - Cedric Robinson // Women, Race + Class - Angela Davis

To Die For The People - Huey Newton // Here I Stand - Paul Robeson // The Weary Blues - Langston Hughes

A Good Cry - Nikki Giovanni // Love Poems - Nikki Giovanni // Conversations with Nikki Giovanni - Nikki Giovanni

Family Properties - Beryl Satter // Roots - Alex Haley // A Lie of Reinvention - Jared Ball

Tier 01

Handmade in the USA from natural pinewood, the Forward Slant Chair 84 was designed in 1982 by Donald Judd, an artist represented in MoMA's collection. This 30h x 15"w chair is part of a series of chair studies that focused on interior planes - in the case of this chair, a panel under the seat slants towards the back of the design.


10h x 9w x 9"d

*All profits are donated to The Carter Center.

Tier 02

We designed a Tote Bag for our second tier featuring Maya Angelo's famous quote:

"If you don't know where you've come from, you don't know where you're going."

Tote Bag includes 3 books from our curated reading list.

*All profits are donated to The Carter Center.