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Featured: Black Interest

Amiri Baraka 3-for-1 Sale!

For a limited time, purchase three of Amiri Baraka’s titles (Tales of the Out & the Gone, Black Music, and Home: Social Essays) together for only $16.95!

The Family Mansion

An illuminating and unflinching novel exploring England’s 19th-century colonization of Jamaica.

New-Generation African Poets: A Chapbook Box Set (Saba)

This twelve-piece, limited-edition box set—an African Poetry Book Fund (APBF) project—features the work of eleven new African poets.

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Upcoming Events

Michael Zadoorian — Pages Bookshop, Detroit, MI

12/10/19, 6:00pm

Panel: The Many Paths to Publication. Publication is a tricky business. This panel will discuss the myriad ways authors have found an audience, from self-publication to indie presses to major New York publishing houses. The panel will also discuss how to identify when a work is ready to submit, strategies for working past rejection, and […]

Alexis Fleisig & Johnny Temple—Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Neighborhood Library, Washington, DC

12/10/19, 7:00pm

Soulside’s Alexis Fleisig and Johnny Temple present Soulside, Washington, DC, 1986-1989 in conversation at the Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Neighborhood Library. Moderated by Mike Paarlberg.

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