Coates, A Public Intellectual

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The New York Times profiles MacArthur Genius and National Book Award winner Ta-Nehisi Coates as one of America’s foremost public intellectuals. His book We Were Eight Years in Power: An American Tragedy (which we have been anticipating for months) is released this Tuesday.

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One Response to “Coates, A Public Intellectual”

  1. Ciahnan Darrell
    at 10:32 pm on September 30, 2017

    Coates’ book was everything you’d expect it to be-well worth the read.

    I reviewed it for the Marginalia Review of Books; if you’re interested, you can read the review here:

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