Collection 01 was inspired by the stories of change-makers and truth-seekers both celebrated and unknown. Below are references that informed the collection.
We invite you to explore them.
A classic novel about Africa's cataclysmic clash with European imperialism. Told through the fictional accounts of Okwonko, a fiery Igbo warrior.
A riveting political thriller centered on the real life of Patrice Lumumba in the months before and after the Republic of the Congo achieved independence from Belgium in June 1960.
An intimate, nuanced portrait of political radical and visionary, Stokely Carmichael.
A transnational exploration of the shifting meaning of Africa in the intellectual, political, and social lives of African Americans.