Isabel Wilkerson
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The Best Non-Fiction of 2010
23 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

PopMatters' writers (a margin-friendly, iconoclastic bunch, for the most part) cast their nets far beyond the world of culture-production to capture some of the best non-fiction books published in 2010.


'The Warmth of Other Suns': A Time When the Bible Itself Was Segregated
4 Oct 2010 // 5:00 PM

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson's powerful narrative is vital to understanding the plight of African Americans, vital to understanding the United States, and should not be ignored.


Isabel Wilkerson dramatizes story of African-Americans who fled the South
4 Nov 2011 // 1:35 AM

CHICAGO — Ida Mae Brandon Gladney, a sharecropper’s wife, fled Mississippi in fear for her life after a relative was falsely accused of turkey stealing,

Author studies black migration to the North
10 Feb 2011 // 3:30 AM

When Miles Davis' parents left Arkansas, they were among the early African-American migrants to leave the South for better opportunities in the North. If they

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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