Kwame Dawes on Bivouac, in conversation with Akashic Books publisher Johnny Temple. In Kwame Dawes’s novel, Bivouac, a man’s grief over the death of his father is exacerbated by the conflict over whether the death was the result of medical negligence or if it was a political assassination.
Kwame Dawes, editor of the New-Generation African Poets box sets, will be presented with the Gwendolyn Brooks Award at the 2018 National Black Writers Conference.
Chris Abani (editor of the forthcoming Lagos Noir) will appear on a panel at AWP 2018.
Featured: Black Interest
- Music Is in Everything
- The Warmest December
- Home Girl
- Black History Digit
- A History of the African-American People (Proposed) by Strom Thurmond, as told to Percival Everett & James Kincaid (A Novel)
- The Girl with the Golden Shoes
- You Can Keep That to Yourself: A Comprehensive List of What Not to Say to Black People, for Well-Intentioned People of Pallor
- New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Tatu)
- Black Lotus
- Anna In-Between
- The Lost Treasures of R&B: A D Hunter Mystery