Karin Slaughter discusses her latest opus, Cop Town, a riveting murder mystery set in Atlanta in 1974, and tells us what inspired her to write it.
15:02 Dec 6, 2014
45 year-old pop icon Jennifer Lopez has been in the limelight for a couple decades, and her life has at times been splashed across the tabloids...
21:07 Dec 1, 2014
In 1883, she was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a train, an experience that she chronicled in her first published piece. Though Wells achieved success as a writer, editor and even co-owner of a newspaper, her greatest accomplishments c
04:32 Nov 28, 2014
Jeff Chang tackles deep and consequential subject-matter and shares profound insights on such themes as the rise of Obama, multiculturalism and gentrification.
14:10 Nov 22, 2014
Born and raised on a rough side of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Dr. William Henry Cosby, Jr. overcame a challenging childhood to enjoy a 50+ year career in show business.
04:25 Nov 16, 2014
Brian Moran, a lawyer, contends that the American Dream has been hijacked by what he calls hyper-incarceration, that puts one in three black juveniles into prison.
03:49 Nov 14, 2014
Kam Williams reviews 'Rhythm for Sale,' featuring the late Leonard Harper, a seminal contributor to the Harlem Renaissance, a chronicle of his fascinating life.
10:45 Nov 2, 2014
Bat-Zion Susskind-Sacks draws the reader to accompany Jessica through a fascinating insight into the life of a Jewish character heroine, as she seeks a place for her body and soul.
05:40 Oct 28, 2014
Over the years, Clarence has opined on everything from Thurgood Marshall to Clarence Thomas; from the use of the N-word to political correctness; and from Dr. Martin Luther King to President Barack Obama. Now, he has compiled an opus containing sele
21:51 Oct 8, 2014
Cookie Curci reviews Tony Piazza's latest book, The Curse of the Crimson Dragon, in which a scientist's daughter has been lured into a kidnapping
13:16 Sep 22, 2014
Most black people hit a dead end when trying to trace their lineage, because their ancestors were considered fungible goods during slavery, meaning they were merely personal property to be bought and sold,
13:09 Sep 18, 2014
Kam Williams reviews Death of a King, a haunting portrait of the trials and tribulations of an unwavering visionary who held fast to his core beliefs to his dying day.
11:17 Sep 12, 2014
Israeli author Ruti Yudovich discusses what it is like to grow up as a little girl in Israel, and grow up to fall in love with an Arab man.
18:52 Aug 25, 2014
The only criticism I have of the series is that it didn't devote an episode to the African-American Jews of New York. To get a sense of what life is like for a brother from Brooklyn who is both black and Jewish, check out Thoughts of a Unicorn, a m
18:35 Aug 17, 2014
Kam Williams says The Power List is compiled by collecting data from online book sellers, random samples on relevant Facebook pages, and a quarterly survey of 1,200 African-American book clubs.
20:40 Aug 7, 2014
Hugh Hewitt and Ed Klein get together for the release of their book Blood Feud, about the Clintons and the Obamas.
17:57 Aug 6, 2014
Hypnotic Wordsmith Jake Shannon Release His New Book
19:21 Aug 2, 2014
Corporations made decisions that led to outsourcing middle-class jobs; dismantling public education systems, deteriorating health care that leaves Americans sick and broke
18:34 Aug 2, 2014
Inside The Arab Revolution is an important contribution to the debate surrounding the Arab spring. It will be a reference for studying the Arab World and the history of the Arab revolution 2011-2014.
07:07 Jul 28, 2014
Besides focusing on family and his considerable achievements in Congress, Clyburn has deep roots in South Carolina. The black Southern experience is deserving of recognition and respect
14:01 Jul 21, 2014