The Beautiful Power of Ta-Nehisi Coates

Jesmyn Ward interviews one of our most essential public intellectuals.” 

Source: Vanity Fair
Published: Aug 6, 2019
Length: 21 minutes (5,326 words)

My True South: Why I Decided to Return Home

Why would a successful black woman leave the West Coast for her native Mississippi? Because Mississippi is America in all its racial violence, intergenerational trauma, leafy beauty and hope, and why run from a place you can remake together.

Source: Time Magazine
Published: Jul 26, 2018
Length: 8 minutes (2,122 words)