Throwback Thursday: The Hip Hop Wars by Tricia Rose

Paperback, 320 pages Published December 2nd 2008 by Basic Civitas Books (first published January 1st 2008)           “Hip Hop is not dead, but it is gravely ill. The beauty and life force of hip hop have been squeezed out, wrung nearly dry by the compounding factors of commercialism, distorted racial and … More Throwback Thursday: The Hip Hop Wars by Tricia Rose

Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng

Hardcover, 304 pages Published June 26th 2014 by Penguin Press “How suffocating it is to be loved that much.”  Everything I Never Told You centers around the Lee family: James, the Chinese-American professor who lectures on the epitome of what was never attainable for him—true Americanism, Marilyn, the blond wife who’d always dreamed of being … More Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng