The Cassandra Voss Center provides a vibrant and collaborative learning environment for the study of women and gender, and enables cooperation of all persons in the creation of more just and inclusive communities.

Books by bell hooks

  • And There We Wept: Poems (1978)
  • Ain’t I a Woman?: Black Women and Feminism (1981)
  • Feminist Theory: From Margin to Center (1984) 
  • Talking Back: Thinking Feminist, Thinking Black (1989)
  • Yearning: Race, Gender, and Cultural Politics (1990)  
  • Breaking Bread: Insurgent Black Intellectual Life (1991) (with Cornel West)
  • Black Looks: Race and Representation (1992)
  • Sisters of the Yam: Black Women and Self-recovery (1993)
  • Teaching to Transgress: Education As the Practice of Freedom (1994)
  • Outlaw Culture: Resisting Representations (1994)
  • Killing Rage: Ending Racism (1995)
  • Art on My Mind: Visual Politics (1995)
  • Reel to Real: Race, Sex, and Class at the Movies (1996)
  • Bone Black: Memories of Girlhood (1996) 
  • Wounds of Passion: A Writing Life (1997)
  • Happy to Be Nappy (1999)
  • Remembered Rapture: The Writer at Work (1999)
  • Justice: Childhood Love Lessons. (2000)
  • All About Love: New Visions (2000)
  • Feminism Is for Everybody: Passionate Politics (2000)
  • Where We Stand: Class Matters (2000)   
  • Salvation: Black People and Love (2001)   
  • Communion: The Female Search for Love (2002)
  • Homemade Love (2002) 
  • Be Boy Buzz (2002)
  • Teaching Community: A Pedagogy of Hope (2003)
  • Rock My Soul: Black People and Self-esteem (2003)
  • The Will to Change: Men, Masculinity, and Love (2003)   
  • Space (2004)
  • We Real Cool: Black Men and Masculinity (2004)
  • Skin Again (2004)
  • Soul Sister: Women, Friendship, and Fulfillment (2005)
  • Homegrown: Engaged Cultural Criticism (2006)
  • Witness (2006)
  • Grump Groan Growl (2008)
  • Belonging: A Culture of Place (2009)
  • Teaching Critical Thinking: Practical Wisdom (2010) 
  • Appalachian Elegy: Poetry and Place (2012)
  • Writing Beyond Race: Living Theory and Practice (2013)