Between The World And Me

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3 Hot Tickets You Need in Your Life Right Now

Music and theater lovers take note.

2015 Favorites: the Breakdown

We asked tons of creators and changemakers to tell us their favorite music, TV shows and more of 2015. Here’s our breakdown of what hit with folks the most, by category. 

Ta-Nehisi Coates Wins National Book Award, Dedicates it to Friend Killed by Police

He accepted the prestigious award in the name of his friend Prince Jones, a Howard University student who was killed by police in 2000.

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Ta-Nehisi Coates Talks White Readers, Offers Black Literature Primer

Coates addressed his readership and preferred books during a public conversation with journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones last Thursday. 

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TONIGHT: Watch A Live Conversation With Ta-Nehisi Coates At 6:30 pm ET

The best-selling ”Between The World and Me” author and journalist will engage in a conversation on race and American political history at New York’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture.