New Release Books by Charles Richard Johnson

Charles Richard Johnson is the author of Turning the Wheel (2003), Soulcatcher and Other Stories (2001), I Call Myself an Artist (1999), King (2000) and other 5 books.

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Turning the Wheel

release date: Jan 01, 2003
Turning the Wheel
Inspirational and thematically linked essays explore W.E.B. DuBois''s 1926 question to African Americans about what they really wanted if race was not an issue, in a collection that introduces basic Buddhist practices and how they can be guides for the promotion of civil rights. 25,000 first printing.

Soulcatcher and Other Stories

release date: Jan 01, 2001
Soulcatcher and Other Stories
Short stories reflect on the African experience of slavery in America and slavery''s profound impact on American life, from the colonial period to Emancipation.

I Call Myself an Artist

release date: Jan 01, 1999
I Call Myself an Artist
This work reaches across the colour line to examine how race, gender, class and individual subjectivity shaped the lives of black and white women in the 19th- and 20th-century American South.

King

release date: Jan 01, 2000
King
A photographic survey of Martin Luther King, Jr.''s life, public and private, ranges from King standing before his congregation to the bus boycott in Montgomery and his incarceration in a Birmingham jail to his assassination and its aftermath.

In Search of a Voice

release date: Jan 01, 1991
In Search of a Voice
Contains a lecture by Charles Johnson, ETHS alumnus of the class of 1967, on "The philosopher and the American novel," presented during National Book Week in 1991.

Being & Race

release date: Jan 01, 1988
Being & Race
The author discusses how he became a successful writer and analyzes contemporary black writers, including Ishmael Reed, Ernest Gaines, Alice Walker, and Toni Morrison

The Sorcerer's Apprentice

release date: Jan 01, 1986
The Sorcerer's Apprentice
In these eight fables and allegorical tales, the author writes of the events of this world as influenced by spiritual or strongly cultural forces

Middle Passage

release date: Jan 01, 1991
Middle Passage
A Suspense adventure novel about the sea and the 19th century slave trade. Winner of the National Book Award (US)
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