Tag: novel

Daughter’s Novel Tackles Young Malcolm X’s Life

Ilyasah Shabazz's book examines her father's adolescent years

Writer, Director David E. Talbert Talks ‘Baggage Claim’

The established playwright talks to JET about his new film, his career and how it all got started.

2012 ‘genius grants’ revealed

CHICAGO — Novelist Junot Diaz, writer Dinaw Mengestu and historian Dylan C. Penningroth are among 23 recipients of this year’s MacArthur Foundation “genius grants.” The Chicago-based foundation ...