Last night, two of the best black TV shows airing this summer came to an end. Comedy Central’s sketch program Key & Peele ended its run after five seasons and 53 episodes, while… 1,148 more words
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My condolences to those who feel as though it’s their heritage never to fit in.
Growing up, I didn’t fit either. But I had no expectation of fitting in. 2,201 more words
I can claim no credit, but I was Mat Johnson’s editor in the long-ago days before he’d published his first novel, and I was recently delighted to discover that he’s become a literary fiction success-story, who is just as hilariously funny now as he was back then. 703 more words
1. “Shadowshaper Carries Forward the Legacy of Walter Dean Myers” by Stacia L. Brown (Online article).
2. The Housekeeper and The Professor by Yoko Ogawa (Novel). 219 more words
Note from the Blog Custodian: Since “paddytheduke” the normal blog contributor is being held against his will in an undisclosed location until he agrees to post this love letter, we at The Alembic are all too eager to see the matter resolved. 1,190 more words