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AU Community Reads 2016 - 2017: Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates: Themes

Themes throughout the book

There are many themes throughout Between the World and Me. Some being: race, racism, fear, father-son relationships, search for identity, education and justice. Below is a sample of books and ebooks available on some of the themes. Click the titles of the books to see more information.

The following databases are central to our study. Click on the titles to explore these databases.

African American Identity

Race Relations

Howard University

America's Changing Population

Struggle for Racial Equality