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Ahmad, A. (1992) In Theory: Classes, Nations, Literatures, London
Asante, M.K. and Karenga, M. (2006) Handbook of Black Studies, Thousand Oaks and London
Babha, H. (1994) The Location of Culture, London
Derricourt, R. M. (2015) Antiquity Imagined: The Remarkable Legacy of Egypt and the Ancient Near East, London.
Eliav-Feldon, M., Isaac, B. and Ziegler, J. (2009) The Origins of Racism in the West, Cambridge and New York
Gruen, E. S. (2010) Rethinking the Other in Antiquity, Princeton [e-book]
Isaac, B.J. (2004) The Invention of Racism in Classical Antiquity, Princeton [e-book]
McCoskey, D. E. (2012) Race: Antiquity and its Legacy, London and New York
Said, E. (1978) Orientalism: Western Conceptions of the Orient, London
Snowden, F.M. (1970) Blacks in Antiquity: Ethiopians in the Graeco-Roman Experience, Cambridge Mass [e-book]
--- (1983) Before Colour Prejudice: The Ancient View of Blacks, Cambridge Mass
Spivak, G. C. (1988) 'Can the Subaltern Speak?', in C. Nelson and L. Grossberg (eds.) Marxism and the Interpretation of Culture, London, 21-78
Young, R. (1995) Colonial Desire: Hybridity in Theory, Culture and Race, London
--- (2004) White Mythologies: Writing History and the West, London
--- (2015) Empire, Colony, Postcolony, Chichester [e-book]

African Greece, or Greek Africa

Hartog, F. (1988) The Mirror of Herodotus: The Representation of the Other in the Writing of History, Berkeley [e-book]
Hornblower, S. (1983) 'Cyrene, Africa and Egypt in the fifth century' in S. Hornblower The Greek World: 479-323 BC, Abingdon and New York
Stephens, S.A. (2003) Seeing Double: Intercultural Poetics in Ptolemaic Alexandria, Berkeley [e-book]
Vasunia, P. (2001) The Gift of the Nile: Hellenizing Egypt from Aeschylus to Alexander, Berkeley

African Rome, or Roman Africa

Adler, E. (2011) Valorizing the Barbarians: Enemy Speeches in Roman Historiography, Austin [e-book]
Giusti (2017) Carthage in Virgil's Aeneid: Staging the Enemy under Augustus, Cambridge
Kuttner, A. (2013) 'Representing Hellenistic Numidia, in Africa and at Rome', in J.R.W. Prag and J.C. Quinn (2013) The Hellenistic West: Rethinking the Ancient Mediterranean, Cambridge and New York, 216-72 [e-book]
Lee, B.T., Finkelpearl, E. and Graverini, L. (2014) Apuleius and Africa, New York and London
Merrills, A. (2017) Roman Geographies of the Nile: from the late Republic to the Early Empire, Cambridge.[e-book]
Tracy, J. (2014) Lucan's Egyptian Civil War, Cambridge [e-book]


Adler, E. (2016) Classics, the Culture Wars, and Beyond, Ann Arbor [to request]
Barnard, J.L. (2017) Empire of Ruin: Black Classicism and American Imperial Culture, Oxford [requested]
Bernal, M. (1987) Black Athena: The Afroasiatic Roots of Classical Civilization, i: The Fabrication of Ancient Greece 1785-1985, New Brunswick, NJ
--- (1991) Black Athena: The Afroasiatic Roots of Classical Civilization, ii: The Archaeological and Documentary Evidence, London
--- (2001) Black Athena Writes Back: Martin Bernal Responds to his Critics, ed. David Chioni Moore, Durham, NC
Goff, B. (ed.) (2005) Classics and Colonialism, London
Goff, B. and Simpson (2007) Crossroads in the Black Aegean: Oedipus, Antigone, and dramas of the African diaspora, Oxford [e-book]
Greenwood, E. (2009) 'Re-rooting the classical tradition: new directions in black classicism', in Classical Receptions Journal 1.1, 87-103
--- (2010) Afro-Greeks: dialogues between Anglophone Caribbean literature and classics in the twentieth century, Oxford. [e-book]
--- (2016) 'Subaltern Classics in Anti- and Post-Colonial Literatures in English', in K. Haynes (ed.) Oxford History of Classical Reception in English Literature, vol. 5: 1880-2000, Oxford [does this chapter exist?]
Lambert, M. (2011) The Classics and South African Identities, London and New York
Lefkowitz, M.R. and MacLean Rogers, G. (eds.) (1996) Black Athena Revisited [not in Warwick]
Lefkowitz, M.R. (1997) Not Out of Africa: How Afrocentrism Became an Excuse to Teach Myth as History [not in Warwick]
Malamud, M. (2016) African Americans and the Classics: Antiquity, Abolition and Activism, London and New York [requested]
Marchand, S. and Grafton, A. (1997) 'Martin Bernal and His Critics', Arion 5.2., 1-35
Orrells, D., Bhambra, G.K. and Roynon, T. (eds.) (2011) African Athena: New Agendas, Oxford.
Rankine, P.D. (2006) Ulysses in Black: Ralph Ellison, Classicism, and African American Literature, Madison [e-book]
Roynon, T. (2014) Toni Morrison and the Classical Tradition, Oxford [e-book]
Walters, T.L. (2007) African American literature and the classicist tradition: Black Women Writers from Wheatley to Morrison, New York
Wetmore, K.J. (2003) Black Dionysus: Greek Tragedy and African American Theatre, Jefferson NC
van Binsbergen, W. (2011) (ed.) Black Athena comes of age, Berlin

South Africa 

Parker, G. (2017) South Africa, Greece, Rome: Classical Confrontations, Cambridge

Articles, Blogs, Editorials

Appiah, K.A. (2016) 'There is no such thing as western civilization', in The Guardian:
Daniels, M. (2017) 'Black Athena, 30 Years On: Why Bernal Still Matters to Classics', in Eidolon:
Umachandran, M. (2017) 'Fragile, Handle with Care: on White Classicists', in Eidolon: