Recent Reading

Hannah Arendt, The Origins of Totalitarianism

Margaret Atwood, The Testaments

James Baldwin, If Beale Street Could Talk

Kevin Barry, Night Boat to Tangier

Sarah M. Broom, The Yellow House

Ta-Nehisi Coates, The Water Dancer

Paula J. Giddens, Ida: A Sword Among Lions

Ralph Ginzburg, 100 Years of Lynching

Patrick Radden Keefe, Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland

GIlbert King, Devil in the Grove: Thurgood Marshall, the Groveland Boys, and the Dawn of a New America

Steven Levitsky and Daniel Ziblatt, How Democracies Die

Herman Melville, Moby Dick

Toni Morrison, A Mercy

Tommy Orange, There, There

Daniel Okrent, Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition

Richard Powers, The Overstory

Julius S. Scott, The Common Wind: Afro-American Currents in the Age of the Haitian Revolution

Patti Smith, Year of the Monkey

Timothy Snyder, The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America

Bruce Springsteen, Born to Run

Jason Stanley How Fascism Works: The Politics of Us and Them

Leo Tolstoy, War and Peace

Colson Whitehead, NIckel Boys

Richard Wright, Native Son




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