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BIPOC Bibliography of Printing and Allied Crafts


Penelope L. Bullock. The Afro-American Periodical Press, 1838–1909, 1981. 

Dr. Robert J. Chandler. San Francisco Lithographer: African American Artist Grafton Tyler Brown, 2014. 

Lara Langer Cohen and Jordan Alexander Stein. Early African American Print Culture, 2014. 

Walter C. Daniel. Black Journals of the United States, 1982. 

Martin E. Dann. The Black Press, 1827–1890; the Quest for National Identity, 1971. 

Brigitte Fielder and Jonathan Senchyne. Against a Sharp White Background: Infrastructures of African American Print, 2019. 

Colette Gaiter. Black Panther: The Revolutionary Art of Emory Douglas, 2014. 

Eric Gardner. Black Print Unbound: The Christian Recorder, African American Literature, and Periodical Culture, 2015. 

Frankie Hutton. The Early Black Press in America: 1827 to 1860, 1993. 

Donald F. Joyce. Black Book Publishers in the United States: A Historical Dictionary of the Presses, 1817–1990, 1991. 

John W. Ittmann. Dox Thrash: an African American Master Printmaker Rediscovered, 2001.

Leslie King-Hammond. Black Printmakers and the WPA, 1989.

Richard Newman, P. Rael, P. Lapsansky. Pamphlets of Protest: An Anthology of Early African-American Protest Literature, 1790–1860, 2001.

Garland Penn. The Afro-American Press and Its Editors, 1891. 

Armistead S. Pride & Clint C. Wilson II. A History of the Black Press, 1997. 

Jane Rhodes. Mary Ann Shadd Cary: the Black Press and Protest in the Nineteenth Century, 1998. 

Derrick R. Spires. The Practice of Citizenship: Black Politics and Print Culture in the Early United States, 2019. 

Rodger Streitmatter. Raising Her Voice: African-American Women Journalists Who Changed History, 1994. 

Todd Vogel. The Black Press: New Literary and Historical Essays, 2001. 

 Patrick S. Washburn. The African American Newspaper: Voice of Freedom, 2006. 

Thanks to John Boardley for his very useful bibliography.