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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.