Juneteenth . . . 2 Days ’til Quaking . . . 2 Books on Freedom

June 19th is an important date in the history of anti-slavery. It’s the day the abolition of slavery was announced in Texas in 1865, marking the end of slavery after the Civil War.

Name 2 books that spoke to you about freedom.

Mine:

1. The Syringa Tree, Pamela Gien
2. Kaffir Boy, Mark Mathabane

Yours?

Advertisements

2 Comments

Filed under Uncategorized

2 responses to “Juneteenth . . . 2 Days ’til Quaking . . . 2 Books on Freedom

  1. Just give me the word and tell me which reviews to include and I will send in that nomination form, Kathy.

  2. I would have to say:

    Black Skin, White Masks by Franz Fanon;
    The Autobiography of Malcolm X

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s