Anisfield-Wolf Book AwardNonfiction

Given by Cleveland Foundation

163 Works 80,224 Books 1,528 Reviews ½ 4.0
The Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards recognize books that have made important contributions to our understanding of racism and human diversity. Cleveland poet and philanthropist Edith Anisfield Wolf mostrar mais established the book awards in 1935, in honor of her father, John Anisfield, and husband, Eugene Wolf, to reflect her family’s passion for social justice. Presented by the Cleveland Foundation, it remains the only American book prize focusing on works that address racism and diversity. Categories include Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Lifetime and Landmark. mostrar menos
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Todos, Fiction (43), Landmark (1), Notificação (163), Poesia (11), No Category (14)
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The Rediscovery of America: Native Peoples and the Unmaking of U.S. History de Ned Blackhawk
2024
Half American: The Epic Story of African Americans Fighting World War II at Home and Abroad de Matthew F. Delmont
2023
Of Fear and Strangers: A History of Xenophobia de George Makari
2022
All That She Carried: The Journey of Ashley's Sack, a Black Family Keepsake de Tiya Miles
2022
Tacky's Revolt: The Story of an Atlantic Slave War de Vincent Brown
2021
Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir de Natasha Trethewey
2021
Gods of the Upper Air: How a Circle of Renegade Anthropologists Reinvented Race, Sex, and Gender in the Twentieth Century de Charles King
2020
The War Before the War: Fugitive Slaves and the Struggle for America's Soul from the Revolution to the Civil War de Andrew Delbanco
2019
Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News de Kevin Young
2018
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race de Margot Lee Shetterly
2017
The Gay Revolution: The Story of the Struggle de Lillian Faderman
2016
What the Eye Hears: A History of Tap Dancing de Brian Seibert
2016
A Tale of Two Plantations: Slave Life and Labor in Jamaica and Virginia de Richard S. Dunn
2015
My Promised Land: The Triumph and Tragedy of Israel de Ari Shavit
2014
Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity de Andrew Solomon
2013
American Oracle: The Civil War in the Civil Rights Era de David W. Blight
2012
Less Than Human: Why We Demean, Enslave and Exterminate Others de David Livingstone Smith
2012
Atlas of the Transatlantic Slave Trade de David Eltis
2011
Blue Front: Poems de Martha Collins
2007
Steel Drivin' Man: John Henry: the Untold Story of an American Legend de Scott Reynolds Nelson
2007
On Beauty de Zadie Smith
2006
M-A-C-N-O-L-I-A : poems de A. Van Jordan
2005
Unforgivable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson de Geoffrey C. Ward
2005
Generations of Captivity: A History of African-American Slaves de Ira Berlin
2004
The Known World de Edward P. Jones
2004
Random Family: Love, Drugs, Trouble, and Coming of Age in the Bronx de Adrian Nicole LeBlanc
2004
World Hotel de Reetika Vazirani
2003
Q: The Autobiography of Quincy Jones de Quincy Jones
2002
Vernon Can Read! A Memoir de Vernon E. Jordan
2002
W. E. B. Du Bois, 1919-1963: The Fight for Equality and the American Century de David Levering Lewis
2001
Rope Burns: Stories from the Corner de F. X. Toole
2001
Out of Place: a memoir de Edward W. Said
2000
Walking with the Wind: A Memoir of the Movement de John Lewis
1999
The Black Notebooks: An Interior Journey de Toi Derricotte
1998
The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother de James McBride
1997
Amazing Grace: The Lives of Children and the Conscience of a Nation de Jonathan Kozol
1996
Parallel Time: Growing Up in Black and White de Brent Staples
1995
The Science and Politics of Racial Research de William H. Tucker
1995
W. E. B. Du Bois, 1868-1919: Biography of a Race de David Levering Lewis
1994
A Different Mirror: A History of Multicultural America de Ronald Takaki
1994
In My Father's House de Kwame Anthony Appiah
1993
Praying for Sheetrock: A Work of Nonfiction de Melissa Fay Greene
1992
The Meaning of the Holocaust in a Changing World de Peter Hayes
1992
The IQ Mythology: Class, Race, Gender, and Inequality de Elaine Mensh
1992
Teaching the Holocaust in a Changing World de Donald G. Schilling
1992
The Homeplace de Marilyn Nelson Waniek
1992
African Ark: People and Ancient Cultures of Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa de Carol Beckwith
1991
Gunnar Myrdal and America's conscience : social engineering and racial liberalism, 1938-1987 de Walter A. Jackson
1991
The Arrogance of Faith: Christianity and Race in America de Forrest G. Wood
1991
The Image of the Black in Western Art, Volume I: From the Pharaohs to the Fall of the Roman Empire: New Edition de David Bindman
1990
Homespun Heroines and Other Women of Distinction de Hallie Q. Brown
1989
A Life in the Struggle: Ivory Perry and the Culture of Opposition de George Lipsitz
1989
Dreamings: The Art of Aboriginal Australia de Peter Sutton
1989
Living Maya de Walter F. Morris, Jr.
1988
Whose votes count? : affirmative action and minority voting rights de Abigail M. Thernstrom
1988
The Life of Langston Hughes [2-volume set] de Arnold Rampersad
1987
Spirit of Survival de Gail Sheehy
1987
Nazis in Skokie: Freedom, Community and the First Amendment (Nazis in Skokie) de Donald Alexander Downs
1986
Freedom rising de James North
1986
Kachinas: A Hopi Artist's Documentary de Barton Wright
1986
The Abandonment of the Jews: America and the Holocaust 1941-1945 de David S. Wyman
1985
Pre-Columbian Art de José Alcina Franch
1984
From immigrants to ethnics : the Italian Americans de Humbert S. Nelli
1984
Hunger of Memory : The Education of Richard Rodriguez de Richard Rodriguez
1983
Aké: The Years of Childhood de Wole Soyinka
1983
Evangelist of Race: The Germanic Vision of Houston Stewart Chamberlain de Geoffrey G. Field
1982
People of the Sacred Mountain de Peter J. Powell
1982
Song from the earth : American Indian painting de Jamake Highwater
1981
Maasai de Tepilit Ole Saitoti
1981
The Ecology of Human Development: Experiments by Nature and Design de Urie Bronfenbrenner
1980
The !Kung San: Men, Women and Work in a Foraging Society de Richard Borshay Lee
1980
The Bushmen : San hunters and herders of Southern Africa de Phillip V. Tobias
1979
The Legacy of Malthus : The Social Costs of the New Scientific Racism de Allan Chase
1978
The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts de Maxine Hong Kingston
1978
Simple Justice de Richard Kluger
1977
Years of Infamy: The Untold Story of America's Concentration Camps de Michi Weglyn
1977
The War Against the Jews: 1933-1945 de Lucy S. Dawidowicz
1976
Arabs de Thomas Kiernan
1976
The myth of the Jewish race de Raphael Patai
1976
Roll, Jordan, Roll: The World the Slaves Made de Eugene D. Genovese
1975
The Aryan Myth: A History of Racist and Nationalistic Ideas In Europe de Leon Poliakov
1975
Doctor and the aborigines de Charles Duguid
1974
The Unfinished Quest of Richard Wright de Michel Fabre
1974
Justice in South Africa de Albie Sachs
1974
The Dreyfus case: a documentary history de Louis Leo Snyder
1974
The Water Is Wide de Pat Conroy
1973
Men & Brothers: Anglo-American Antislavery Cooperation de Betty Fladeland
1973
Behind Ghetto Walls: Black Family Life in a Federal Slum de Lee Rainwater
1973
The Black Image in the White Mind: The Debate on Afro-American Character and Destiny, 1817-1914 de George M. Fredrickson
1972
Outcasts from Evolution: Scientific Attitudes of Racial Inferiority, 1859 - 1900 de John S. Haller
1972
The Healing of a Nation de David Loye
1972
The autobiography of an unknown South African de Naboth Mokgatle
1972
Slavery in the Structure of American Politics, 1765-1820 de Donald L. Robinson
1972
A History of the African People de Robert William July
1971
Black freedom; the nonviolent abolitionists from 1830 through the Civil War de Carleton Mabee
1971
La raza: the Mexican Americans de Stan Steiner
1971
The Death and Rebirth of the Seneca de Anthony Wallace
1971
Scottsboro: A Tragedy of the American South de Dan T. Carter
1970
Custer Died for Your Sins: An Indian Manifesto de Jr. Vine Deloria
1970
The Negro in Brazilian society de Florestan Fernandes
1970
The Great Betrayal de Audrie Girdner
1970
Negro and white children; a psychological study in the rural South de E.Earl Baughman
1969
The Leo Frank Case de Leonard Dinnerstein
1969
The American Indian today de Stuart Levine
1969
Warrant for Genocide: The Myth of the Jewish World-Conspiracy and the Protocols of the Elders of Zion de Norman Rufus Colin Cohn
1968
Children of Crisis: A Study of Courage and Fear de Robert Coles
1968
The Destruction of the European Jews de Raul Hilberg
1968
The Jews among the nations de Erich von Kahler
1968
The Problem of Slavery in Western Culture de David Brion Davis
1967
La Vida; A Puerto Rican Family in the Culture of Poverty—San Juan and New York de Oscar Lewis
1967
The Unity of Mankind in Greek Thought de H. C. Baldry
1966
Manchild in the Promised Land de Claude Brown
1966
Your Heredity and Environment de Amram Scheinfeld
1966
The Autobiography of Malcolm X de Malcolm X
1966
Assimilation in American Life: The Role of Race, Religion and National Origins de Milton M. Gordon
1965
The Struggle for Equality de James M. McPherson
1965
A history of the Jews de Abram L. Sachar
1965
Mississippi: the closed society de James W. Silver
1965
Beyond The Melting Pot: The Negroes, Puerto Ricans, Jews, Italians and Irish of New York City de Nathan Glazer
1964
The New World of Negro Americans de Harold Robert Isaacs
1964
Faith and prejudice; intergroup problems in Protestant curricula de Bernhard Emmanuel Olson
1964
Mankind Evolving: The Evolution of the Human Species de Theodosius Dobzhansky
1963
Antislavery: The Crusade for Freedom in America de Dwight Lowell Dumond
1962
Black Like Me de John Howard Griffin
1962
To Sir, With Love de E. R. Braithwaite
1961
The Reluctant African de Louis E. Lomax
1961
The Lost Cities of Africa de Basil Davidson
1960
I speak for myself; the autobiography of John Haynes Holmes de John Haynes Holmes
1960
Stride Toward Freedom: The Montgomery Story de Martin Luther King, Jr.
1959
Racial and cultural minorities; an analysis of prejudice and discrimination de George Eaton Simpson
1959
Handbook on Race Relations in South Africa. de Ellen Hellmann
1958
White mother de Jessie Bennett Sams
1958
Casa-Grande & Senzala de Gilberto Freyre
1957
Naught for your comfort de Trevor Huddleston
1957
A manual of intergroup relations de John Peebles Dean
1956
They wait in darkness de George W. Shepherd
1956
Report on Africa de Oden Meeker
1955
Cultural difference and medical care; the case of the Spanish-speaking people of the Southwest de Lyle Saunders
1955
Struggle for Africa de Vernon Bartlett
1954
A Many-Splendored Thing de Suyin Han
1953
People of the Deer de Farley Mowat
1953
Race and Ethnic Relations de Brewton Berry
1952
Venture to the Interior de Laurens Van der Post
1952
Twilight in South Africa de Henry Gibbs
1951
Punishment without crime : what you can do about prejudice de Solomon Andhil Fineberg
1950
Your Most Humble Servant de Shirley Graham
1950
Anatomy of paradise de J. C. Furnas
1949
The Indians of the Americas de John Collier
1948
Latin Americans in Texas de Pauline R. Kibbe
1947
Black Metropolis: A Study of Negro Life in a Northern City de St. Clair Drake
1946
One Nation de Wallace Stegner
1946
An American Dilemma: The Negro Problem and Modern Democracy de Gunnar Myrdal
1945
New World A-Coming: Inside Black America de Roi Ottley
1944
The World of Sholom Aleichem de Maurice Samuel
1944
Dust Tracks on a Road: An Autobiography de Zora Neale Hurston
1943
Quest : an autobiography de Leopold Infeld
1942
The Haitian people de James Graham Leyburn
1942
From Many Lands de Louis Adamic
1941
The Negro family in the United States de Edward Franklin Frazier
1940
An African American in South Africa de Ralph J. Bunche
1939
The Negro college graduate de Charles Spurgeon Johnson
1939
We Americans; a study of cleavage in an American city de Elin L Anderson
1938
Negro politicians; the rise of Negro politics in Chicago de Harold F Gosnell
1936

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The Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards recognize books that have made important contributions to our understanding of racism and human diversity. Cleveland poet and philanthropist Edith Anisfield Wolf established the book awards in 1935, in honor of her father, John Anisfield, and husband, Eugene Wolf, to reflect her family’s passion for social justice. Presented by the Cleveland Foundation, it remains the only American book prize focusing on works that address racism and diversity. Categories include Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, and Lifetime and Landmark.

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URL: https://library.cscc.edu/cobaa/awards
"The Anisfield-Wolf Awards recognize books that have made important contributions to our understanding of racism and our appreciation of the rich diversity of human cultures. For 77 years, the distinguished books earning Anisfield-Wolf prizes have opened and challenged our minds. Cleveland poet and philanthropist Edith Anisfield Wolf established the book prizes in 1935, in honor of her father, John Anisfield, and husband, Eugene Wolf, to reflect her family’s passion for issues of social justice. Today it remains the only American book prize focusing on works that address racism and diversity." (English, Member-written)

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