Continuing our feature Akashic in Good Company, which spotlights our colleagues in other corners of the publishing world, Akashic Books Managing Editor Johanna Ingalls speaks with Rebecca Fitting and Jessica Stockton Bagnulo, co-owners of Greenlight Bookstore!
February 2013 News & Features
Publisher Johnny Temple interviews Nick Zinner (Yeah Yeah Yeahs) as part of Akashic Books’ “Literary Lions” interview series!
Each month, Akashic invites contributions to our featured blog from our roster of fabulous authors. This February, in celebration of Black History Month and in conjunction with the long-awaited paperback reissue of Nowhere Is a Place, Bernice L. McFadden inaugurated our feature with the wonderful conclusion to her book. This week, Kwame Dawes similarly asks, Are We Related?
Ian F. Svenonius presents a book trailer for Supernatural Strategies for Making a Rock ‘n’ Roll Group.
Publisher Johnny Temple interviews Krist Novoselic as part of Akashic Books’ “Literary Lions” interview series!
Every Friday, the Akashic team highlights industry news, reviews, and features from around the web. This week’s roundup comes to you from Akashic publicist Kate Bogden and editorial assistant Susannah Lawrence.
The sun wasn’t thinking about rising yet. Neither was Lincoln, the guy I had come to Cancun with.
I’d really like to take you to Cancun, baby, he’d said two weeks earlier, on our third date.
“What’s funny about that?”
I pictured high-rise resort buildings choking coastline. Portly Americans choking resort buildings. Me choking Lincoln.
“Nothing,” I said.
Continuing our new feature Akashic in Good Company, which spotlights our colleagues in other corners of the publishing world, Akashic Books Managing Editor Johanna Ingalls speaks with Lee Byrd, co-owner of Cinco Puntos Press.
Featured: Black Interest
- The Necessary Hunger
- New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Tatu)
- Not for Everyday Use
- The Plot Against Hip Hop
- Sale Nelson George Two Book Set
- The Half That’s Never Been Told: The Real-Life Reggae Adventures of Doctor Dread
- So Much Things to Say: 100 Poets from the First Ten Years of the Calabash International Literary Festival
- Becoming Abigail
- So Many Islands: Stories from the Caribbean, Mediterranean, Indian, and Pacific Oceans
- The Girl with the Golden Shoes
- God Carlos