BCALA Literary Awards

Given by Black Caucus of the American Library Association (BCALA)

Andre Navne: BCALA Book Award (Engelsk), Black Caucus of the American Library Association Honor Prize (Engelsk), Black Caucus of the American Library Association Literary Award (Engelsk)
169 Works / 171 Items 112,411 Books 4,632 Reviews ½ 4.0
The Black Caucus of the American Library Association (BCALA) Fiction Award acknowledges "outstanding achievement in the presentation of the cultural, historical and sociopolitical aspects of the vis mere Black Diaspora" in fiction vis mindre
Stages:
Alle, Winner (114), Honor (55), Nominee (1), No Stage (1)
Kategorier:
Years:
Alle, 2023 (12), 2022 (12), 2021 (11), 2020 (10), 2019 (12), 2018 (7), 2017 (7), 2016 (9), 2015 (10), 2014 (10), 2013 (11), 2012 (3), 2011 (3), 2010 (3), 2009 (3), 2008 (3), 2007 (3), 2006 (3), 2005 (3), 2004 (3), 2003 (3), 2002 (3), 2001 (3), 2000 (3), 1999 (2), 1998 (4), 1997 (3), 1996 (3), 1995 (4), 1994 (3)

Winner 114

VærkKategoriÅr
Black Cake af Charmaine Wilkerson1st Novelist2023
A Peculiar People: Poems af Steven WillisBest Poetry Award2023
Take My Hand af Dolen Perkins-ValdezFiction2023
The Tuskegee Student Uprising: A History (Black Power Book 2) af Brian JonesNonfiction2023
Emma's postcard album : Black lives in the early twentieth century af Faith MitchellOutstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation2023
Isn't Her Grace Amazing!: The Women Who Changed Gospel Music af Cheryl WillsOutstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation2023
The Love Songs of W.E.B. Du Bois af Honorée Fanonne Jeffers1st Novelist2022
Razorblade Tears af S.A. CosbyFiction2022
Just As I Am af Cicely TysonNonfiction2022
Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 af Ibram X. KendiOutstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation Award2022
Black Girl, Call Home af Jasmine MansPoetry2022
Everywhere You Don't Belong af Gabriel Bump1st Novelist2021
Fifty Words for Rain af Asha Lemmie1st Novelist2021
The Vanishing Half af Brit BennettFiction2021
Begin Again: James Baldwin's America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own af Eddie S. Glaude, Jr.Nonfiction2021
Overground Railroad: The Green Book and the Roots of Black Travel in America af Candacy TaylorOutstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation2021
African American Poetry: 250 Years of Struggle and Song af Kevin YoungPoetry2021
The Water Dancer af Ta-Nehisi Coates1st Novelist2020
The Nickel Boys af Colson WhiteheadFiction2020
Dapper Dan: Made in Harlem: A Memoir af Daniel R. DayNonfiction2020
Hollywood Black af Donald BogleOutstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation Award2020
1919 af Eve L. EwingPoetry2020
They Come in All Colors: A Novel af Malcolm Hansen1st Novelist2019
An American Marriage af Tayari JonesFiction2019
Becoming af Michelle ObamaNonfiction2019
The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke af Jeffrey C. StewartNonfiction2019
Farming While Black: Soul Fire Farm's Practical Guide to Liberation on the Land af Leah PennimanOutstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation2019
Difficult Women af Roxane GayFiction2018
Chester B. Himes: A Biography af Lawrence P. JacksonNonfiction2018
100 Amazing Facts About the Negro af Henry Louis Jr GatesOutstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation2018
Incendiary Art: Poems af Patricia SmithPoetry2018
Another Brooklyn af Jacqueline WoodsonFiction2017
Grace af Natashia DeónFirst Novel2017
Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race af Margot Lee ShetterlyNonfiction2017
Olio af Tyehimba JessOutstanding Contribution to Publishing2017
Counting Descent af Clint SmithPoetry2017
God Help the Child af Toni MorrisonFiction2016
The Turner House af Angela FlournoyFirst Novel2016
Spectacle: The Astonishing Life of Ota Benga af Pamela NewkirkNonfiction2016
The Jemima Code: Two Centuries of African American Cookbooks af Toni Tipton-MartinOutstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation2016
Wild Hundreds (Pitt Poetry Series) af Nate MarshallPoetry2016
Forty Acres: A Thriller af Dwayne Alexander Smith1st Novelist2015
Citizens Creek : a novel af Lalita TademyFiction2015
Visible Man: The Life of Henry Dumas af Jeffrey B. LeakNonfiction2015
Regina Anderson Andrews, Harlem Renaissance Librarian af Ethelene WhitmireOutstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation2015
Book of Hours: Poems af Kevin YoungPoetry2015
The Supremes at Earl's All-You-Can-Eat af Edward Kelsey Moore1st Novelist2014
The Good Lord Bird af James McBrideFiction2014
Ebony and Ivy: Race, Slavery, and the Troubled History of America's Universities af Craig Steven WilderNonfiction2014
Soul Train: The Music, Dance, and Style of a Generation af QuestloveOutstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation2014
Chasing Utopia: A Hybrid af Nikki GiovanniPoetry2014
The Twelve Tribes of Hattie af Ayana Mathis1st Novelist2013
Freeman af Jr. Leonard PittsFiction2013
Benjamin Elijah Mays, Schoolmaster of the Movement: A Biography af Randal Maurice JelksNonfiction2013
The 21st-Century Black Librarian in America: Issues and Challenges af Andrew P. JacksonOutstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation2013
Appalachian Elegy: Poetry and Place af bell hooksPoetry2013
The Indignant Generation: A Narrative History of African American Writers and Critics, 1934-1960 af Lawrence P. JacksonNonfiction2012
Teenie Harris, Photographer: Image, Memory, History af Cheryl FinleyOutstanding Contribution to Publishing Citation2012
Mule & Pear (New Issues Poetry & Prose) af Rachel Eliza GriffithsPoetry2012
Glorious af Bernice L. McFaddenFiction2011
Wench af Dolen Perkins-ValdezFirst Novel2011
The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates af Wes MooreNonfiction2011
Buying Time af Pamela Samuels YoungFiction2010
My Sister's Veil af K.C. MarshallFirst Novel2010
The Breakthrough: Politics and Race in the Age of Obama af Gwen IfillNonfiction2010
Trading Dreams at Midnight af Diane McKinney-WhetstoneFiction2009
Orange Mint and Honey af Carleen BriceFirst Novel2009
Ida: A Sword Among Lions af Paula J. GiddingsNonfiction2009
New England White af Stephen L. CarterFiction2008
The Rise: Where Neighbors Are Sometimes More af Chantal EllenFirst Novel2008
Ralph Ellison: A Biography af Arnold RampersadNonfiction2008
After af Marita GoldenFiction2007
Mod til at håbe : tanker om generobringen af den amerikanske drøm af Barack ObamaNonfiction2007
Medical Apartheid: The Dark History of Medical Experimentation on Black Americans from Colonial Times to the Present af Harriet A. WashingtonNonfiction2007
Third Girl from the Left af Martha SouthgateFiction2006
Freshwater Road af Denise NicholasFirst Novel2006
Black Crescent: The Experience and Legacy of African Muslims in the Americas af Michael A. GomezNonfiction2006
Leaving Cecil Street af Diane McKinney-WhetstoneFiction2005
The Darkest Child af Delores PhillipsFirst Novel2005
A Continent for the Taking: The Tragedy and Hope of Africa af Howard W. FrenchNonfiction2005
Hottentot Venus af Barbara Chase-RiboudFiction2004
The Known World af Edward P. JonesFirst Novel2004
In Black and White: the Life of Sammy Davis, Jr. af Wil HaygoodNonfiction2004
Douglass' Women : A Novel af Jewell Parker RhodesFiction2003
Sidste træk af Stephen L. CarterFirst Novel2003
Forgotten Readers: Recovering the Lost History of African American Literary Societies af Elizabeth McHenryNonfiction2003
I Wish I Had a Red Dress af Pearl CleageFiction2002
Gabriel's Story af David Anthony DurhamFirst Novel2002
Vernon Can Read! A Memoir af Vernon E. JordanNonfiction2002
The Fisher King af Paule MarshallFiction2001
Where I'm Bound: A Novel af Allen B BallardFirst Novel2001
Slavery in Florida: Territorial Days to Emancipation af Larry Eugene RiversNonfiction2001
Ain't Nobody's Business If I Do af Valerie W. WesleyFiction2000
Inner City Blues af Paula L. WoodsFirst Novel2000
Homelands and Waterways: The American Journey of the Bond Family, 1846-1926 af Adele Logan AlexanderNonfiction2000
The Healing af Gayl JonesFiction1999
Spirits of the Cloth: Contemporary African American Quilts af Carolyn MazloomiNonfiction1999
The River Where Blood is Born af Sandra Jackson-OpokuFiction1998
The View From Here af Brian Keith JacksonFirst Novel1998
An Original Man: The Life and Times of Elijah Muhammad af Claude Andrew CleggNonfiction1998
The Black Notebooks: An Interior Journey af Toi DerricotteNonfiction1998
Sarahs Psalm af Florence LaddFiction1997
Precious af SapphireFirst Novel1997
Sojourner Truth: A Life, A Symbol af Nell Irvin PainterNonfiction1997
Delta blues af Walter MosleyFiction1996
An Open Weave af Devorah MajorFirst Novel1996
Brotherman: The Odyssey of Black Men in America af Herb BoydNonfiction1996
Rattlebone af Maxine ClairFiction1995
I Hear a Symphony: African Americans Celebrate Love af Felix H. LiddellFiction1995
Serpent's Gift af Helen Elaine LeeFirst Novel1995
I've Known Rivers: Lives of Loss and Liberation af Sara Lawrence-LightfootNonfiction1995
A Lesson Before Dying af Ernest J. GainesFiction1994
Losing Absalom af Alexs D. PateFirst Novel1994
W. E. B. Du Bois, 1868-1919: Biography of a Race af David Levering LewisNonfiction1994

Honor 55

VærkKategoriÅr
Claim Tickets for Stolen People (Journal CBWheeler Poetry Prize) af Quintin CollinsBest Poetry Award2023
Yonder af Jabari AsimFiction2023
Stories from the Tenants Downstairs af Sidik FofanaFiction2023
Perish af Latoya WatkinsFiction2023
Love, Activism, and the Respectable Life of Alice Dunbar-Nelson af Tara T. GreenNonfiction2023
His Name Is George Floyd: One Man's Life and the Struggle for Racial Justice af Robert SamuelsNonfiction2023
The Trees af Percival EverettFiction2022
The Sweetness of Water af Nathan HarrisFiction2022
Yellow Wife af Sadeqa JohnsonFiction2022
A Little Devil in America: Notes in Praise of Black Performance af Hanif AbdurraqibNonfiction2022
The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song af Henry Louis Gates Jr.Nonfiction2022
Ebony: Covering Black America af Lavaille LavetteNonfiction2022
I am The Rage af Martina McGowanPoetry2022
Blacktop Wasteland af S.A. CosbyFiction2021
Hitting a Straight Lick with a Crooked Stick: Stories from the Harlem Renaissance af Zora Neale HurstonFiction2021
Memorial Drive: A Daughter's Memoir af Natasha TretheweyNonfiction2021
Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents af Isabel WilkersonNonfiction2021
We Want Our Bodies Back: Poems af Jessica Care MoorePoetry2021
Africaville: A Novel af Jeffrey ColvinHonor fiction2020
The Last Thing You Surrender: A Novel of World War II af Leonard Pitts Jr.Honor fiction2020
Red at the Bone af Jacqueline WoodsonHonor Fiction2020
Hattiesburg: An American City in Black and White af William SturkeyHonor nonfiction2020
I: New and Selected Poems af Toi DerricotteHonor poetry2020
The Vain Conversation af Anthony GroomsHonor Fiction2019
Praise Song for the Butterflies af Bernice L. McFaddenHonor Fiction2019
The Heritage: Black Athletes, a Divided America, and the Politics of Patriotism af Howard BryantHonor Nonfiction2019
Looking for Lorraine: The Radiant and Radical Life of Lorraine Hansberry af Imani PerryHonor Nonfiction2019
Black Fortunes: The Story of the First Six African Americans Who Escaped Slavery and Became Millionaires af Shomari WillsHonor Nonfiction2019
If God Invented Baseball af E. Ethelbert MillerHonor Poetry2019
Indecency af Justin Phillip ReedHonor Poetry2019
The Tragedy of Brady Sims af Ernest J. GainesHonor Fiction2018
Sing, Unburied, Sing af Jesmyn WardHonor Fiction2018
Defining Moments in Black History: Reading Between the Lies af Dick GregoryHonor Noncition2018
The Underground Railroad af Colson WhiteheadHonor Fiction2017
Pushout: The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools af Monique W. MorrisHonor Nonfiction2017
Driving the King af Ravi HowardHonor Fiction2016
The Star Side of Bird Hill af Naomi JacksonHonor Fiction2016
Showdown: Thurgood Marshall and the Supreme Court Nomination That Changed America af Wil HaygoodHonor Nonfiction2016
I Am Charlie Wilson af Charlie WilsonHonor Nonfiction2016
Ruby af Cynthia BondHonor, Fiction2015
'Til the Well Runs Dry af Lauren Francis-SharmaHonor, Fiction2015
Saint Monkey af Jacinda TownsendHonor, Fiction2015
The Oxford Handbook of African American Theology af Katie G. CannonHonor, Nonfiction2015
Dorothy Porter Wesley at Howard University : building a legacy of Black history af Janet Sims-WoodsHonor, Nonfiction2015
The Residue Years af Mitchell S. JacksonHonor, Fiction2014
Kansas City Lightning: The Rise and Times of Charlie Parker af Stanley CrouchHonor, Nonfiction2014
Soul Food: The Surprising Story of an American Cuisine, One Plate at a Time af Adrian MillerHonor, Nonfiction2014
Envisioning Emancipation: Black Americans and the End of Slavery af Deborah WillisHonor, Nonfiction2014
Turn Me Loose: The Unghosting of Medgar Evers af Frank X. WalkerHonor, Poetry2014
The Cutting Season: A Novel af Attica LockeFiction2013
The Cutting Season: A Novel af Attica LockeHonor, Fiction2013
If Your Back's Not Bent: The Role of the Citizenship Education Program in the Civil Rights Movement af Dorothy F. CottonHonor, Nonfiction2013
Dorothy West's Paradise: A Biography of Class and Color af Cherene Sherrard-JohnsonHonor, Nonfiction2013
If One of Us Should Fall (Pitt Poetry Series) af Nicole Terez DuttonHonor, Poetry2013
Rocking the Babies: A Novel af Linda RaymondFiction1994

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