Reverse-Gentrification of the Literary World

Akashic Books

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Subject: Forthcoming

Blood Sugar

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Forthcoming: 2/7/23

Blood Sugar is a disturbing and evocative collection of new work and selected poems previously featured in Blackman’s enormously popular chapbooks.

Now available for preorder. All preorders will ship on or before February 7, 2023.

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Tell the Rest

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Forthcoming: 3/7/23

Two estranged childhood friends find themselves on parallel paths to return to the site of the conversion therapy camp that tore them apart

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Boom Chicago Presents the 30 Most Important Years in Dutch History

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Forthcoming: 7/4/23

An exciting history of the improv group you’ve never heard of that changed comedy in America—this is the story of Boom Chicago in Amsterdam as told by its founders and most famous alumni! Featuring a foreword by Seth Meyers and a backword by Jordan Peele.

Now available for preorder. All preorders will ship on or before July 4, 2023.

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Just a Minor Threat: The Minor Threat Photographs of Glen E. Friedman

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Forthcoming: 10/3/23

This collection includes Glen E. Friedman’s most iconic images of Minor Threat, as well as many never-before-seen photographs.

Now available for preorder. All preorders will ship on or before October 3, 2023.

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Out of Mesopotamia

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Forthcoming: 8/2/22

Informed by firsthand experience on the battlefronts of Iraq and Syria, Abdoh captures the horror, confusion, and absurdity of combat from a seldom-glimpsed perspective that expands our understanding of the war novel.

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