Ta-Nehisi Coates: Interview

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The New Black Memoir by Abdul Ali

When Ta-Nehisi Coates sat down to write The Beautiful Struggle: A Father, Two Sons, and an Unlikely Road to Manhood he broke new ground for young memoirists whose work challenge what a black story can be in this contemporary moment where a black male can conceivably top the New York Times bestselling list and be President of the United States at the same time. Continue reading