USA Modern History: 'Autobiography of Malcolm X' as told to Alex Haley.

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Books and DVDs on Malcolm X

Autobiography of Malcolm X as told to Alex Haley.

Buy 'The Autobiography of Malcolm X' The Autobiography of Malcolm X
  1. Nightmare
  2. Mascot
  3. "Homeboy"
  4. Laura
  5. Harmelite
  6. Detroit Red
  7. Hustler
  8. Trapped
  9. Caught
  10. Satan
  11. Saved
  12. Savior
  13. Minister Malcolm X
  14. Black Muslims
  15. Icarus
  16. Out
  17. Mecca
  18. El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz
  19. 1965

Additional material:

  • Alex Haley's "Epilogue".
  • Ossie Davis' "On Malcolm X".

See also blog of Autobiography of Malcolm X.

Making Malcolm: The Myth and Meaning of Malcolm X by Michael Eric Dyson.

  1. Meeting Malcolm.

  2. X Marks the Plots: A Critical Reading of Malcolm's Readers.

  3. Malcolm X and the Resurgence of Balck Nationalism.

  4. In Malcolm's Shadow: Masculinity and the Ghetto in Black Film.

  5. Spike's Malcolm.

  6. Using Malcolm: Heroism, Collective Memory, and the Crisis of Black Males.

See also blog of Making Malcolm.

The Real Malcolm X: DVD by director Brett Alexander.

Buy 'The Real Malcolm X' The Real Malcolm X
  • CBS News documentary, hosted by Dan Rather, who narrates and interviews.
  • Life and work of Malcolm X, mainly from 1959 to his assassination in 1965.
  • Includes exclusive footage of Malcolm X in his teachings and speeches.
  • His friends, family, colleagues, scholars, historians, musicians, and other contemporaries discuss how Malcolm X impacted the black community and the entire nation with his teaching and his legacy.
  • Interviewees include Betty Shabazz (Malcolm X's widow); producer Quincy Jones; activist Dick Gregory; statesman Andrew Young; jazz musician Lionel Hampton; writer Maya Angelou; David Dubois (son, W.E.B. DuBois); and the rappers Chuck D. (Public Enemy).