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Reverse-Gentrification of the Literary World

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Featured: Black Interest

Haiti Noir 2: The Classics

The best anthology of classic Haitian fiction ever assembled, unparalleled in scope.

On the Way Back

Kobbé’s hilarious social novel centers on a comically failed business venture on the island of Anguilla, brilliantly echoing A Confederacy of Dunces and Herman Wouk’s Don’t Stop the Carnival.

The Book of Harlan

During World War II, two African American musicians are captured by the Nazis in Paris and imprisoned at the Buchenwald concentration camp.

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Upcoming Events

George Pelecanos — Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library (Washington, DC)

5/1/24, 7:00pm

George Pelecanos presents Buster: A Dog

Kevin Holohan — Irish Arts Center (New York, NY)

5/2/24, 7:00pm

Kevin Holohan presents So You Wanna Run a Country? in conversation with Joseph O’Neill

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