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Shakur, Assata

Overview
Works: 51 works in 93 publications in 5 languages and 3,075 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Interviews  History  Drama  Documentary films  Biographical films  Zines 
Subject Headings: African Americans 
Roles: Author, Creator, Performer, Lyricist
Classifications: E185.97.S53, 305.896073
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Still Black, still strong : survivors of the U.S. war against Black revolutionaries by Dhoruba Bin Wahad( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assata : an autobiography by Assata Shakur( Book )

19 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 2013 Assata Shakur, founding member of the Black Liberation Army, former Black Panther and godmother of Tupac Shakur, became the first ever woman to make the FBI's most wanted terrorist list. Assata Shakur's trial and conviction for the murder of a white state trooper in the spring of 1973 divided America. Her case quickly became emblematic of race relations and police brutality in the USA. While Assata's detractors continue to label her a ruthless killer, her defenders cite her as the victim of a systematic, racist campaign to criminalize and suppress Black nationalist organizations. This
Still black - still strong Überlebende des US-Kriegs gegen schwarze Revolutionäre( Book )

1 edition published in 1999 in German and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Break de chains( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assata : a special 1 hr 59 min interview for Manhattan Neighborhood Network by the Peoples Video Network( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An interview with Assata on Aug 3, 1997, Havana, Cuba
The roots of resistance( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected highlights from the Freedom Archives featuring contemporary recordings of the voices of political and social activists. Topics include civil rights and Black liberation, Vietnam war protests, the prison movement, Puerto Rico, Chile, Native American movements, women's liberation, the International Hotel and other social issues and movements
Ein Interview in Havanna, Cuba by Assata Shakur( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black human rights statement from Assata Shakur by Assata Shakur( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The eyes of the rainbow : a documentary film with Assata Shakur( Visual )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assata Shakur, the Black Panther leader and Black Liberation Army leader escaped from prison and was given political asylum in Cuba. She tells us about her history and her life in Cuba
Assata a.k.a. Joanne Chesimard( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Film dramatizing the life of Assata Shakur
Assata : un'autobiografia by Assata Shakur( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in Italian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yesterday is not too soon : an interview with Assata Shakur( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Assata Shakur shares her political and personal views on current social issues and lends support to the work of Legal Services for Prisoners with Children, California Coalition for Women Prisoners, California Prison Focus and Prison Activist Resource Center
Community music by Asian Dub Foundation (Musical group)( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black & proud : the soul of the Black Panther era( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Assata Shakur : ein Interview in Havanna/Cuba by Assata Shakur( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Assata Shakur at Alderson Prison, 1977( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Side 1: Barbara Lubinski interviews Assata Shakur in prison as she describes her case, her arrest and indictment with no chance for legal preparation, her involvement with the FBI, the activities of Cointelpro, the FBI's program against dissident groups and FBI activities against the Black Panther Party. Side 2: Mark Schwartz reports on the prison movement and alleged BGF members in isolation. Geronimo Ji-Jaga Pratt talks about several cases of prisoners charged with the murder of guards and Doc Holliday (Douglas Fowley) expounds on the social and political philosophy of George Jackson
From somewhere in the world : Assata Shakur speaks-- message to the New Afrikan Nation by Assata Shakur( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Women in prison : how we are by Assata Shakur( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This reprint of Assata Shakur's 1978 Black Scholar article critiques the incarceration of women at Riker's Island prison. Guard-Inmate and Butch-Femme relationships are carefully examined and compared with those between male inmates. Topics such as sex, race, class struggle, drugs, politics and capitalism are observed from the viewpoint of women of color
Messages to the people by Assata Shakur( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Survivor by Fifteen (Musical group)( Recording )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Still Black, still strong : survivors of the U.S. war against Black revolutionaries
Alternative Names
Assata Shakur Amerikaans autobiografe

Assata Shakur attivista statunitense

Assata Shakur US-amerikanische Politaktivistin, Mitglied der Black Panther Party

Byron, JoAnne Deborah

Byron, JoAnne Deborah 1947-

Chesimard, Jo-Anne 1947-

Chesimard, JoAnne

Chesimard, JoAnne Deborah Byron 1947-

Шакур, Ассата

אסאטה שקור

آساتا شاکو

جوان تشيسيمارد

弗莱德·希尔顿

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Assata : an autobiographyInadmissible evidence : the story of the African-American trial lawyer who defended the Black Liberation Army