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A seminal Jones/Baraka literary land mine that launches AkashiClassics: Renegade Reprint Series.

Dog War

The highly anticipated new novel and debut US publication from the legendary Jamaican author of The Lunatic and The Duppy.


Award-winning novelist Bernice L. McFadden’s highly anticipated new historical novel set amidst the Harlem Renaissance.

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Upcoming Events

Wyomia Tyus, Dave Zirin — CSU-East Bay Center for Sport & Justice, Hayward, CA

9/27/18, 11:30am

Wyomia Tyus in conversation with Dave Zirin about her memoir, Tigerbelle.

Wyomia Tyus & Elizabeth Terzakis — Book Passage, San Francisco, CA

9/29/18, 3:00pm

Wyomia Tyus and Elizabeth Terzakis’s San Francisco launch event for Tigerbelle: The Wyomia Tyus Story.

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