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 Christopher R. Weingarten’s two pieces included in Book.
Featured: Black Interest
- Not for Everyday Use
- Bronx Biannual Issue No. 2: The Literary Journal of Urbane Urban Literature
- A Simple Distance
- Prospero’s Daughter
- Pressure Makes Diamonds: Becoming the Woman I Pretended to Be
- Getting It Right
- What Is Hip-Hop?
- Eight New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set
- A History of the African-American People (Proposed) by Strom Thurmond, as told to Percival Everett & James Kincaid (A Novel)
- The Spring Thrills Digit
- Black Orchid Blues