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Featured: Black Interest


The debut title from Akashic’s Open Lens imprint: a universal tale of family, heritage, and the ties that bind, from the nationally best-selling author Randall Robinson.

Trinidad Noir

The Caribbean provides no shelter from the delicious terror of the Akashic Noir Series.

The Warmest December

The long-awaited reissue of McFadden’s best-selling second novel praised by Toni Morrison, USA Today, Washington Post, and others—published simultaneously with McFadden’s new novel Gathering of Waters.

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Upcoming Events

VIRTUAL EVENT: Morowa Yejidé – The F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary Festival

10/29/21, 7:00pm

Please note: all our virtual events are listed in Eastern time. The F. Scott Fitzgerald Literary Conference, Inc. and The Writer’s Center present a virtual reading in tribute to John Edgar Wideman, addressing the Festival’s theme of “Are All Stories True?” Featuring poet E. Ethelbert Miller, nonfiction writer and novelist Kyoko Mori, and novelist Morowa Yejidé, with […]

Danny Goldberg – POWERHOUSE @ the Archway (Brooklyn, NY)

11/4/21, 7:00pm

In-person launch event for Bloody Crossroads 2020: Art, Entertainment, and Resistance to Trump. Danny Goldberg will appear in conversation with Mark Jacobson. This event is free to attend but RSVP is required, and RSVP does not guarantee entry. For full information or to reserve your spot, please visit the powerHOUSE website.

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