Books on Race: ‘Quicksand’ by Nella Larsen

I could not write a series about books on race without writing about a book from that explosion of African American literature, art, music and so much more: the Harlem Renaissance. I took a module at university that studied African American literature from the Harlem Renaissance up to the present day and although all of… Continue reading Books on Race: ‘Quicksand’ by Nella Larsen

Books on Race: ‘How I Shed My Skin’ by Jim Grimsley

If you know me in real life and know me well enough to know my reading habits, you will have noticed that I read a lot of books on race and racism, specifically in America. I cannot pinpoint exactly when this interest started, but I do remember my Grandma giving me a book on the… Continue reading Books on Race: ‘How I Shed My Skin’ by Jim Grimsley