COURTTIA NEWLAND is the author of seven books including his much-lauded debut, The Scholar. His last novel, The Gospel According to Cane, was published by Akashic in 2013. In 2016 he was awarded the Roland Rees Bursary for playwriting. As a screenwriter, he has written two episodes of the Steve McQueen BBC series Small Axe. A River Called Time is his latest book.
- Apr 11, 2021: VIRTUAL EVENT: Courttia Newland, Rivers Solomon, Denise Hamilton – Politics & Prose
- Apr 17, 2021: VIRTUAL EVENT: Courttia Newland, Victor LaValle, Naomi Jackson–City Lights
A monumental speculative fiction story of love, loyalty, politics, and conscience, set in parallel Londons.
Now available for preorder. All preorders will ship on or before April 6, 2021.
In celebration of the release of Black History Month, our Black History Digit includes excerpts from our two February Releases—Nowhere Is a Place by Bernice L. McFadden and The Gospel According to Cane by Courttia Newland—along with Chris Abani’s Becoming Abigail and Kola Boof’s The Sexy Part of the Bible.