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 choiceâ€”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: