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The Best Fiction Books Of 2017
It's been a tough year — but a great one for books.
Popular Fiction Writers’ Latest Books You Must Read
Sleeping Beauties by Stephen King and Owen King "A blood-splattered pleasure. It's hard to say what the deeper message of
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Lee Daniels Options Jesmyn Ward's Memoir 'Men We Reaped'
Empire executive producer Lee Daniels has optioned the film and television rights to Jesmyn Ward’s critically-acclaimed memoir
We Need the Media for Real Social Change
President, National Council on Crime and Delinquency
We might ask whether media matters when it comes to bringing clarity and light to complex issues of building social justice in society. Does it help? Or hurt? Do sensational stories elicit solutions that work?
Bestselling Author Jesmyn Ward and NYT Columnist Charles M. Blow Talk Writing at L.A. Library
Writer and publisher, www.americacomesalive.com
"Through Trying Times: Stories of Loss and Redemption in the American South," featuring bestselling author Jesmyn Ward and New York Times columnist Charles Blow was part of the Los Angeles Public Library [ALOUD] program.
Get Into This: 5 Things We're Living For This Week (Sept. 16-22)
It's the top of the week, and if you're like us, a little Monday motivation is in order. Here are five things the editors
50 Books That Every African American Should Read
Whether you're traveling on vacation, sunbathing on the beach, or simply lounging in the park, nothing beats a good book
National Book Award Winner Jesmyn Ward On Katrina: We Do Not Live In A Post-Racial America
"It's semi-autobiographical because I set it in a fictional town on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, but it's modeled after my
PostBourgie's 9 Great Books To Give This Holiday Season
Writer and Contributor to PostBourgie.com
With time running out until Christmas, we thought we'd share some of our favorite reads from the past year. Great books make great gifts.
National Book Award 2011 Winners Jesmyn Ward And Nikky Finney Tackle Race And History (VIDEO)
Literary awards to black women writers are not historic. For nearly three decades, critical attention and honors have been
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National Book Awards 2011 Winners Announced At A Ceremony In New York
Read about this year's NBA winners below. Two of the four winners, Jesmyn Ward and Nikky Finney, are African American women
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