The writing coming out of Africa today has an unparalleled urgency.
Books draw on books to get themselves written and this can be a problem.
The kernel of a great book in Letters From Black America is clear in its first five entries, heart-rending letters by slaves to the loved ones they had been sold away from.
Quirk has become a mainstay of contemporary fiction and also something of a malady.
Cheeni Raos In Hanumans Hands is a fictional memoir that treads familiar ground with various nuances that set it apart from its precursors.
There are at least four kinds of stories in this extremely rewarding collection
At 21, Jack Spicer joined Kenneth Rexroths inner sanctum in San Francisco.
Takes us into the heart of political influence on civilian life in Morocco, exploring issues of sexuality, ambition, religion, love, and family.