Revolutionary & Colonial Washington Heights, Harlem, Africa, West Indies, Art, Myth, History & Literature: Slavery, Reconstruction, Jim Crow, Theology, Military, Labor, Civil Rights, Negritude, Black Power.
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 [...]
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Jumel Terrace Books, 426 West 160th St. Tel. (212) 928-9525. (W. Ha). Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Open by “appointment, invitation or serendipity,” Kurt Thometz’s bookstore is nearby the landmark Morris-Jumel Mansion (1765) and the “macabrely elegant Trinity Cemetery.” Specializing in local history, it’s an intellectual open club, welcoming the likes of Fab Five Freddy or Fran Lebowitz [...]