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A collage of book covers and people whose books were featured in Bookmark This in the last year, 2021.
A snapshot of some of the books (and people) we featured in 2021.

The words Bookmark This are written in blue. Underneath the words is a little cutout of a book, flipped open.We featured 12 amazing books by College faculty and alumni across different disciplines in 2021. “Bookmark This” is a feature that highlights these books; the Q&A with the author(s) is published on the first week of each month. Enjoy this wrap-up, where we collect all of the “Bookmark This” interviews from the past year. Add some of these books to your new year reading list.

January 2021: Pat Parker: Ella Baker’s Catalytic Leadership: A Primer on Community Engagement and Communication for Social Justice

February: B. Brian Foster: I Don’t Like the Blues: Race, Place and the Backbeat of Black Life

March: Karen Hagemann: The Oxford Handbook of Gender, War and the Western World Since 1600

April: Bill Ferris: I AM A MAN: Photographs of the Civil Rights Movement, 1960-1970

May: Nichola Lowe: Putting Skill to Work: How to Create Good Jobs in Uncertain Times

June: Karen Tucker: Bewilderness: A Novel

July: Dan Gitterman: The Intersector: How the Public, Non-profit and Private Sectors Can Address America’s Challenges

August: Bobbi Owen and Adam Versenyi: PlayMakers Repertory Company: A History

September: Gabriel Bump: Everywhere You Don’t Belong: A Novel

October: Mark Crescenzi and Stephen Gent: Market Power Politics: War, Institutions and Strategic Delay in World Politics

November: Michele Tracy Berger: Black Women’s Health: Paths to Wellness for Mothers and Daughters

December: Bland Simpson: North Carolina: Land of Water, Land of Sky

Nominate a book we should feature (published in about the last six months) by emailing college-news@unc.edu. Find more books by checking out our College books page, updated each semester, on our magazine website.

 

 

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