Black Toldeo is a documentary history of the African American experience of resettlement focusing on the particular experience of Toledo, Ohio.
Super Bowl Champion and three-time Pro Bowler Michael Bennett is an outspoken proponent for social justice and a man without a censor.
In his highly anticipated second poetry collection, Doppelgangbanger, Cortney Lamar Charleston examines the performance of Black masculinity in the U.S., and its relationship to family, love and community.
Former Black Panthers Paul Coates and Eddie Conway discuss lives, politics, and their friendship that helped Eddie survive decades in prison.
Reflections on race, class, violence, segregation, and the hidden histories that shape our divided urban landscapes.
Build Yourself a Boat redefines the language of collective and individual trauma through lyric and memory.
A compelling case for reparations based on powerful, first person accounts detailing both the horrors of slavery and past promises made to its survivors.
Krista Franklin’s work emerges at the intersection of poetics, popular culture, and the dynamic histories of the African Diaspora. Krista lives in Chicago, IL.
Award-winning poet and playwright Idris Goodwin interrogates and remixes our cultural past in order to make sense of our present and potential futures.
In the midst of loss and death and suffering, our charge is to figure out what freedom really means—and how we take steps to get there.