The author of South Haven discussed the importance of place on PBS!
Tag: Akashic Insider
Akashic Books and Johnny Temple featured in ELECTRIC LIT article about Brooklyn indies!
From Rolling Stone to Vol. 1 Brooklyn and more, WE ARE THE CLASH rakes in the praise!
Thanks to Bill Morris at The Millions, you can get an inside look at our day-to-day workings, and specifically into the mind of our editorial director, Ibrahim Ahmad. Check out: “A Day in the Life of an Indie Publisher: Akashic Books.”
Rivers Solomon has won the CLMP Firecracker Award and is nominated for a Hurston/Wright Legacy Award!
Did you catch our indefatigable publisher Johnny Temple in the May 11, 2018 issue of the New York Times? Author Andrew Cotto described a day in the life of Johnny Temple, which begins with reading and coffee, in the Sunday Routine section: “How Johnny Temple, Book Publisher and Rocker, Spends His Sundays.”
Now Available: City Mouse, by Stacey Lender.
Now Available: In Search of the Lost Chord, by Danny Goldberg.
Featured: Black Interest
- Frederick Douglass in Brooklyn
- New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Tatu)
- Prospero’s Daughter
- Home: Social Essays
- Kingston Noir (Jamaica)
- May Digit
- Caribbean Debuts Digit
- John Crow’s Devil
- Nowhere Is a Place
- The Half That’s Never Been Told: The Real-Life Reggae Adventures of Doctor Dread
- Confessions of a Ex-Doofus-ItchyFooted Mutha
- Nairobi Noir (Kenya)