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Between The World And Me

Ta-Nehisi Coates

Writer, journalist, and MacArthur Award winner, Ta-Nehisi Coates published his second book Between the World And Me in 2015, which is written in a form of a letter to his son. Coates discusses the violence African Americans have suffered due to institutional racism and shares how Prince's death is one of the inspirations for the book.

Hailed by Toni Morrison as “required reading,” a bold and personal literary exploration of America’s racial history by “the single best writer on the subject of race in the United States” (The New York Observer)

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER | NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER | NAACP IMAGE AWARD WINNER | PULITZER PRIZE FINALIST | NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST | NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The New York Times Book Review • O: The Oprah Magazine • The Washington Post • People • Entertainment Weekly • Vogue • Los Angeles Times • San Francisco Chronicle • Chicago Tribune • New York • Newsday • Library Journal • Publishers Weekly

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Ta-Nehisi Coates

Between the World And Me

HBO Documentary
Directed by Kamilah Forbes
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Alexis Soloski

'Between the World And  Me' From Pages to Stage to Screen

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