Revolutionary & Colonial Washington Heights, Harlem, Africa, West Indies, Art, Myth, History & Literature: Slavery, Reconstruction, Jim Crow, Theology, Military, Labor, Civil Rights, Negritude, Black Power.
Photo by Carolyn Cole at Jumel Terrace Books. LA Times Review by By CAROLYN KELLOGG Marlon James’ “A Brief History of Seven Killings,” is a thrilling, ambitious fictionalization of the assassination attempt on Bob Marley in 1976 and the afterlives of Marley’s would-be assassins. Both intense and epic — it’s told in rapid-fire short chapters while clocking […]
Evelyn Neal, Camilla Huey, Marlon James (in spirit), & Fab. All the talk Sunday afternoon at Jumel Terrace Books is A Brief History of Seven Killings. It’s been a while since the used bookshop’s carried a new book but we’re making an exception. This week we’re expecting copies we hope you’ll buy from us. We’ve […]
In Schlock Now