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I don’t know what my grief looks like outside of social pressures to perform it in acceptable ways
Here are the nominees we’re excited to see vie for the Young People’s Literature National Book Award
Missing pages of Malcolm X’s autobiography purchased by the Schomburg Center at NY auction
Review Roundup: Zora Neale Hurston’s book on one of the last Africans in the Atlantic slave trade
Marvel taps Nnedi Okorafor to write Wakanda Forever series starring the Dora Milaje
Noted Indigenous author Sherman Alexie accused of sexual harrassment
Two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward signs new two book deal
Jemele Hill is finally out of SportsCenter after a year of controversies, joins The Undisputed
PEN announces 2018 longlist candidates, here are the nominees of color!
Jesmyn Ward becomes the 1st woman and Black author to win National Book Award for fiction twice
The Blackest National Book Awards ever will be livestreamed on Facebook
National Book Award-winner Jacqueline Woodson signs two-book deal with Riverhead Books
Nnedi Okorafor penning first Marvel Comics series set in a real African city
School bans students from writing about Malcolm X
‘Things Fall Apart’ Author Chinua Achebe Dead at 82
Student Discovers Forgotten Poem by America’s First Known Black Writer
Combating colorism: All Black children are worth defending
Reflecting on Patrick Chamoiseau’s ‘Slave Old Man’ and physical memories of the enslaved
The quiet call of ghosts: Dusting my grandmother’s photo reminds me of who I am
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