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Black & Bookish is the brainchild of Antoinette Scully, educator and lover of all things bookish. She is on a quest to fill your bookshelves with beloved authors of the African Diaspora. 

I'm Currently Reading:

When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir
By Patrisse Khan-Cullors, asha bandele
I carry the memory of living under that terror- terror of knowing that I, or any member of my family, could be killed with impunity- in my blood, my bones, in every step I take.
— patrisse khan-cullors


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Antoinette Scully's book recommendations, liked quotes, book clubs, book trivia, book lists (black-and-bookish shelf)

2018 Reading Challenge

2018 Reading Challenge
Antoinette has read 4 books toward her goal of 100 books.

The Black Cultural Experience is heavily wrapped around movements of visual arts, performance, and literature. My work is in telling the stories of people within the African Diaspora, as expressed through the arts and humanities.