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It's the lists of all lists. Movies, classes, books, podcasts and television that are black-centric and worth your attention. Please consume responsibly. 


Beyond the Lights (2014)

Dear White People (2014)

Do the Right Thing (1989)

Fences (2016)

Malcolm X (1992)

Medicine for Melancholy (2009)

Moonlight (2016)

Poetic Justice (1993)

Selma (2014)


NBC’s A Different World

FX’s Atlanta

ABC’s Blackish

Adult Swim’s The Boondocks

Netflix’s Chewing Gum

HBO’s Insecure

Netflix’s Luke Cage

OWN’s Queen Sugar


2 Dope Queens — WNYC Studios

Another Round — Buzzfeed

Code Switch — NPR

The Friend Zone — Loud Speakers Network

The Fan Bros — Loud Speakers Network

The Read — Loud Speakers Network

Still Processing — New York Times


Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe

Swing Time by Zadie Smith

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

The Fishermen by Chigozie Obioma

On Beauty by Zadie Smith

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

Here I Am by Jonathan Safran Foer

Every Day is for the Thief by Teju Cole

Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

I am a Japanese Writer by Dany Laferrière

Anthills of the Savannah by Chinua Achebe

The Man Died by Wole Soyinka

So Long a Letter by Mariama Bâ

The Thing Around Your Neck by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

God Help the Child by Toni Morrison

All That Man Is by David Szalay


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