The writer, who reinvigorated the Black Panther series, laid out his plans for the iconic superhero in an essay for The Atlantic. The series begins July 4.
Ta-Nehisi Coates on why he will write Captain America comics. Noisey interviewed Kim Deal. The Guardian reviewed the new Breeders album, All Nerve. Harper's Bazaar, Book Riot, The Millions, Paste, and Entertainment Weekly previewed March's best books. NPR Music...
Finalists for the 2017 Los Angeles Times Book Prizes include Joyce Carol Oates, Ron Chernow, Ta-Nehisi Coates and Jesmyn Ward. The awards will be presented on the campus of USC on April 20, the eve of the L.A. Times Festival of Books. Finalists for the book prizes, which are awarded in 10 categories,...
'Roxane Gay is best known as the writer of books, including Bad Feminist and Hunger. But she also collaborated with Ta-Nehisi Coates on the short-lived Black Panther companion series, World of Wakanda. Gay joins The Takeaway to talk about her experience writing for comic book fans and whether Marvel is doing enough to cultivate an inclusive audience.'
My latest podcast, with Ta-Nehisi Coates, is now up. I encourage you to take a listen. Though Coates and I have significant differences in our worldviews, the conversation is respectful, and I think insightful. We discuss everything from police shootings, to why he admires Abraham Lincoln and Ulysses S. Show More Summary
In Ta-Nehisi Coates, Roxane Gay, and Yona Harvey's most recent runs on Black Panther and World of Wakanda, Ayo and Aneka - two of the Dora Milaje - are lovers who play a pivotal role in the civil uprising that occurs at a time when Wakanda's society is on the brink of collapse. Show More Summary
HOW BLACK PROPERTY VALUES DROP TODAY - THAT WILL NOT BE INCLUDED IN THE "RED LINING / RACISM' NARRATIVE OF TA-NEHISI COATES, YVETTE CARNELL AND TONE TALKS This Door Will Cost $1,000 In Parts And Labor To Repair. The Home Owners Insurance Claim Will Cover Most Of The Costs, Depending Upon The Deductible Chosen By The BLACK OWNERS. Show More Summary
Harvard philosopher Cornel West recently declared that Ta-Nehisi Coates, a journalist for the Atlantic, represents the “neoliberal wing” of the black liberation movement. Although he never bothered to define the concept, the charismatic activist-intellectual invoked neoliberalism eight times in his op-ed. Show More Summary
The acclaimed author recently wrote a series of 'Black Panther' comics for Marvel.
PENIEL JOSEPH, TA-NEHISI COATES AND CORNEL WEST ARE ALL "ONLY" STORY TELLERS!!! They CONTROL The "American Containerized Blacks" BY Controlling THE POPULAR NARRATIVE That Is Consumed ANALYZING "MAN" (FIGURES) INSTEAD OF THE SUBSTANCE,...Show More Summary
Tracking the acclaimed author’s development as a comic writer is one of his run’s great pleasures. Read more...
Honorable mentions: Bill Clinton, Cher, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Stephen Colbert, Carmen Yulín Cruz, Lauren Duca, Lena Dunham, Keith Ellison, Jill Filipovich, Al Franken, Kirsten Gillibrand, Al Gore, Al Green, Kamala Harris, Chris
Between the World and Me, the award-winning bestseller by Ta-Nehisi Coates, was The New York Public Library?s most checked out title in 2017. The thought-provoking book debuted at number two on the Library?s top checkouts list last year. Show More Summary
ANN ALTHOUSE ON THE CORNEL WEST/TA-NEHISI COATES TWEETFIGHT.
There was no Twitter to fan the flames when W.E.B. Du Bois sparred with Booker T. Washington and Malcolm X argued with Martin Luther King Jr.
A major row between Harvard philosopher Cornel West and best-selling author Ta-Nehisi Coates has triggered new debate about the responsibilities of the black intellectual, and the role of social media in public discourse. Watch Post Opinions columnist Christine Emba discuss the row and its wider meaning with Post national reporter Wesley Lowery and Global Opinions […]
It’s not an understatement to say that, if you are a young writer who interrogates American race relations and white supremacy, Cornel West is the firmament upon which you stand. Alongside the likes of Kimberlé Crenshaw, Angela Davis,...Show More Summary
Naomi Alderman's novel The Power sells out, Mean by Myriam Gurba gets a glowing review, and Ta-Nehisi Coates bows out of Twitter.
So it was an epic battle of the important living black intellectuals, according to D. Watkins at Salon in "Cornel West failed to 'ether' Ta-Nehisi Coates in the most pointless feud ever/Coates did end up deleting his Twitter account, though — points to West?"D. Show More Summary
DRAMA: “Ta-Nehisi Coates deletes his Twitter account after argument with Cornel West.”