Barry Jenkins to Hollywood: Adapt More Black Literature
The “If Beale Street Could Talk” director discusses the importance of the Black literary canon to the film industry.
Lena Waithe Covers Vanity Fair
Writer Jacqueline Woodson on Waithe: “You’re clear-eyed and queer from the womb, born as part of a larger narrative—that of the Great Migration. Already, there is resistance running through your veins.”
Jacqueline Woodson Responds to National Book Awards' Watermelon Joke
The award-winning writer wrote an essay in the New York Times.