Isabel Wilkerson
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//Features

The Best Non-Fiction of 2010
23 Jan 2011 // 3:00 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.

//Reviews

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

//News

Isabel Wilkerson dramatizes story of African-Americans who fled the South
4 Nov 2011 // 12:35 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 // 2:30 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

//Blogs

'Herald' Attempts the Troubled Waters of the Colonial Narrative

// Moving Pixels

"The “colonialism” at play is not between nations, rather it seems more interested in how it influences a man recently come of age.

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