What gets rewarded in our culture? Generally it’s stories about the hopelessness and adversity of black life.
Her birthday was actually yesterday, but it’s never too late to honor the queen of progressive black literature.
An expert on the Great Migration trains her eyes on an Oprah Book Club favorite.
Junot Diaz & Dinaw Mengestu are among this year’s MacArthur Fellows!
A new book explores how Ghana’s youth took hip-hop, made it their own, and what it means for the country’s future.
@ringshout takes over @franklinkparkbk for @bkbf! See you there!
@bkbf is chock full of writers representing the new black imagination
@hycidemag had plenty of reasons to celebrate its first year!
@victorlavalle leads off our new book feature