To celebrate the release of The Jesus Lizard Book, Akashic will be featuring excerpts from Book on our website once a week throughout March. Today, we bring you Sasha Frere-Jones’s 2009 essay, “Jesus Returns,” originally published in the December 14, 2009 issue of the New Yorker.
Catch David Yow, David Wm. Sims, and Mac McNeilly as they tour with The Jesus Lizard Book!
Featured: Black Interest
- Home: Social Essays
- New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Tatu)
- Gathering of Waters
- The Family Mansion
- The Angels’ Share
- Pepperpot: Best New Stories from the Caribbean
- Revolutionary Threads: Rastafari, Social Justice, and Cooperative Economics
- May Digit
- Frederick Douglass in Brooklyn
- Black Marks