Akashic intern Maria Whelan reviews Eleven Days by Stav Sherez (Faber & Faber).
Category: Akashic in Good Company
Welcome to Akashic in Good Company, a regular feature where Akashic spotlights the remarkable people and places in today’s publishing industry. This is where you’ll find managing editor Johanna Ingalls’s in-depth profiles of literary agents, bookstore owners, publishers, and many others; our Indie Bookstore Spotlight and photo tours; reviews of works from other small publishers; and additional posts highlighting our colleagues in other corners of the publishing world.
Akashic intern Alex Whelan reviews The Traymore Rooms by Norm Sibum (Biblioasis).
To celebrate the release of The Half That’s Never Been Told — a new memoir by iconic reggae producer Doctor Dread — we’re pleased to bring you a spotlight on Doctor Dread’s Famous Jamaican Jerk Products.
To celebrate the release of The Lost Treasures of R&B — the latest in Nelson George’s acclaimed D Hunter mystery series — we’re pleased to bring you a spotlight on AFROPUNK, a cultural movement celebrating alternative black culture.
On Friday, February 13, the NYU Creative Writing Program will feature Akashic authors Nelson George (The Lost Treasures of R&B), Bernice L. McFadden (Loving Donovan), and Arthur Nersesian (The Fuck-Up) as part of their Reading Series. Today, Akashic is thrilled to spotlight the NYU Creative Writing program.
To celebrate the release of Starve the Vulture — the latest release in Akashic’s Kaylie Jones Books imprint — we’re pleased to bring you a spotlight on author Jason Carney’s Young DFW Writers program written by Laura Roach.
Akashic intern Alex Whelan reviews A Treatise on Shelling Beans by Wiesław Myśliwski, translated by Bill Johnston (Archipelago Books).
Review: By My Hand: A Commissario Ricciardi Mystery by Maurizio de Giovanni, Translated by Antony Shugaar
Akashic intern Juliet Simon reviews By My Hand: A Commissario Ricciardi Mystery by Maurizio de Giovanni, translated by Antony Shugaar (Europa Editions).
Featured: Black Interest
- Hadriana in All My Dreams
- They Better Call Me Sugar: My Journey from the Hood to the Hardwood
- Black Music
- New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Saba)
- Dance of the Jakaranda
- The Warmest December
- The Hungered One
- Globetrotter & Hitler’s Children
- Caught Up
- So Much Things to Say: 100 Poets from the First Ten Years of the Calabash International Literary Festival