BOOK CLUB BOOK
Publication Date: November, 2011
5.5 x 8.5 in / 216 x 140 mm
Hardcover / B&W Interior
Book Club is a reading group and think tank in Houston, Texas. Together, we investigate progressive, experimental, and provocative work by African American writers, with a particular focus on hard-to-find creative texts. Book Club is inspired by the powerful history of self-education in communities of color. These modes of extra-institutional learning have often come out of necessity, as well as by choice—we invoke the spirit of our predecessors to guide the political and creative decisions of our present day.
The edited volume presents transcriptions, essays, e-mails, poems, polemics, fiction, questions, and concerns by:
Additional contributions and conversation: