Green by Sam Graham-Felsen

Hardcover, 320 pages Published January 2nd 2018 by Random House A novel of race and privilege in America that you haven’t seen before: a coming-of-age story about a life-changing friendship, propelled by an exuberant, unforgettable voice. “This isn’t some Jedi bull****; the force I’m talking about is real, and its energies are everywhere, working on everyone.” … More Green by Sam Graham-Felsen

The Golden House by Salman Rushdie

Hardcover, 400 pages Expected publication: September 5th 2017 by Random House When powerful real-estate tycoon Nero Golden immigrates to the States under mysterious circumstances, he and his three adult children assume new identities, taking ‘Roman’ names, and move into a grand mansion in downtown Manhattan. Arriving shortly after the inauguration of Barack Obama, he and his … More The Golden House by Salman Rushdie

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