Citizen: An American Lyric by Claudia Rankine

Paperback, 169 pages Published October 7th 2014 by Graywolf Press Source: Raincoast Books “because white men can’t police their imagination black men are dying” I don’t quite know how to talk about Claudia Rankine’s Citizen. The collection of short pieces that focus prominently on racism (both systemic and explicit) and the fight …

The Cover Wars

Welcome to The Cover Wars! Where we laugh, cry, and wax poetic over book covers! Join in the fun: leave us a comment with your thoughts on this week’s covers! We promise not to tell anyone about the judging before reading. <3 Dimple Shah has it all figured out. With …