Category Archive: Books

Activist Raises King’s Prophetic Voice for a New Generation in Latest Book

Commemorating King: Speeches Honoring the Civil Rights Movement Ewuare X. Osayande FreedomSeed Press (First Edition, 2014) Paperback (5 x 7 in) 100 pages $10 Available here for purchase. Commemorating King: Speeches Honoring the Civil Rights Movement collects five speeches by social justice activist and organizer Ewuare X. Osayande given in honor of Dr. King Day …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://osayande.org/2013/12/commemoratingkingewuareosayande/

Stand Our Ground: New Global Poetry Anthology Raising Funds for Justice!

Title: Stand Our Ground:Poems for Trayvon Martin and Marissa Alexander Publisher: FreedomSeed Press (Philadelphia, PA) Paperback, 272 pages Publication Date: April 22, 2013  ORDER NOW! $25.00 All proceeds will be shared with the families of Martin and Alexander to aid in their respective pursuits of justice. READ AN EXCERPT FROM THE BOOK! For more information …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://osayande.org/2013/04/stand-our-ground-poems-for-trayvon-martin-marissa-alexander/

BOOK SEEKS TO RAISE FUNDS AND AWARENESS FOR TRAYVON MARTIN AND MARISSA ALEXANDER CASES

STAND OUR GROUND: POEMS FOR TRAYVON MARTIN & MARISSA ALEXANDER The Mission: 1. Raise Funds Raise $10,000 to publish the book. This will enable us to print 3,000 copies of the book. Raise $50,000 from sale of the book. All the proceeds will go to both families to aid in their pursuit for justice. Your …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://osayande.org/2012/06/book-seeks-to-raise-funds-and-awareness-for-trayvon-martin-and-marissa-alexander-cases/

Osayande’s Latest Book Praised by “Twin Towers of Black Poetry”

Whose America? New and Selected Poems by Ewuare X. Osayande  Writing in the socially-engaged poetic tradition of Langston Hughes and Walt Whitman, Ewuare X. Osayande releases his latest book entitled Whose America?, a collection of poems that takes on the political climate of this country and garners the praises of two living legends of Black poetry, …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://osayande.org/2012/04/osayandes-new-book-praised-by-twin-towers-of-black-poetry/

Osayande Takes on Hip Hop From Artist to Industry in Book of Essays

Misogyny & the Emcee: Sex, Race & Hip Hop PHILADELPHIA– Taking on the single most controversial issue in the hip hop world, award-winning author and political activist Ewuare X. Osayande pulls no punches and takes no prisoners in this tour de force of critical essays on the exploitation of Black women in the rap industry. Written …

Continue reading »

Permanent link to this article: http://osayande.org/2012/04/osayande-takes-on-hip-hop-from-artist-to-industry-in-book-of-essays/

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox

Join other followers: