Albert Woodfox

Ten colorful book covers on a white background with "2019 Longlist Fiction" written beneath them in black

Writers of Color Loom Large on National Book Awards Longlist

Stories that center people of color are prominently recognized across all the honored genres, from fiction to poetry to translated literature.

Albert Woodson. Older Black man with gray Afro holding up oar while in a canoe.

'Solitary' Film to Tell Story of Angola 3's Albert Woodfox

Mahershala Ali will executive produce, and perhaps star, in biopic of the Black man who spent 43 years in solitary confinement for a crime he says he didn’t commit.

Must-See Interview: Black Panther Albert Woodfox, Free After 43 Years in Solitary

Woodfox is the last of the Angola 3 to be released from prison.

Albert Woodfox Released, Michael Slager Indicted for Murder, McKinney Protest

Some of Tuesday’s big stories