#BlackWURDs Book Club with Nick Taliaferro

Written by on January 9, 2022

#BlackWURDs Book Club is a monthly book club that airs on the select Tuesday’s of each month on Evening WURDS with Nick Taliaferro on WURD Radio.  ForWURD Members can get copies of our featured books and receive a 20 percent discount when you purchase at Harriet’s Bookstore or Hakim’s bookstore!!

January’s book is: “Ten Lives, Ten Demands: Life-and-Death Stories, and a Black Activist’s Blueprint for Racial Justice”  by Solomon Jones.

Did you miss out on any of the books that we’ve featured in the past? Don’t worry! Check out the list below:

JANUARY – “Deacon King Kong” by James McBride
FEBRUARY – “Long Time Coming” by Michael Eric Dyson
MARCH – “Black Women’s History of the US” by Daina Ramey Berry and Kali Nicole Gross
APRIL – “The Tradition” by Jericho Brown
MAY – “Living In Color” by Tommy Davidson
JUNE – “Taught By Women: Poems as Resistance Language” by Haki Madhubuti
JULY – “White Evangelical Racism: The Politics of Morality in America” by Dr. Anthea Butler
SEPTEMBER – “Race Against Time: The Politics of a Darkening America” by Keith Boykin
OCTOBER – “Blessed by the Best: My Journey to Canton and Beyond” by Brian Dawkins
NOVEMBER – “All the Real Indians Died Off:” And 20 Other Myths About Native Americans by Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz & Dina Gilio-Whitaker
DECEMBER – “BLAM! (Black Lives Always Mattered!: Hidden African American Philadelphians in the Twentieth Century)” a Blockson Collection Project

If you’ve missed any of the conversations, don’t worry! Check out the #BlackWURD’s Book Club playlist and enjoy!

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