Nothing like some good Herb.


Herb Boyd, second from right, at Wayne State University in 1977, as his daughter reads to Alex Haley. Also in the group is Rosa Parks, second from left. Credit via Harper Collins BLACK DETROIT A People’s History of Self-Determination By Herb Boyd Illustrated. 416 pp. Amistad/HarperCollins Publishers. $27.99. Detroit has found its griot in Herb […]

The Ghost Bookshop


The First Bookshop in Harlem, Feb 8, 1917