Desert Notebooks: A Road Map for the End of Time

Desert Notebooks: A Road Map for the End of TimeFor fans of Robert Macfarlane or Elizabeth Rush, National Magazine Award winner and The Nation columnist Ben Ehrenreich layers climate science, mythologies, nature writing, and personal experiences into a stunning reckoning of our current moment and our all too human urge to grapple with apocalypse.

After Australia

After AustraliaClimate catastrophe, police brutality, white genocide, totalitarian rule and the erasure of black history provide the backdrop for stories of love, courage and hope n nIn this unflinching new anthology, twelve of Australia s most daring Indigenous writers and writers of colour provide a glimpse of Au

Pass with Care

Pass with CareIn this funny, lyrical, and piercingly insightful collection of essays and poems, trans writer, artist, and activist Cooper Lee Bombardier explores his experiences of gender and sexuality against the backdrop of early 90s, punk fueled San Francisco queer culture.

Of Color

Of ColorIn his debut essay collection, award winning poet Jaswinder Bolina meditates on how race, as he puts it, becomes metaphysical the cumulative toll of the microaggressions and macro pressures lurking in the academic market, on the literary circuit, in the dating pool, and on the sidewalks of any g


UntamedThere is a voice of longing inside every woman We strive so mightily to be good good mothers, daughters, partners, employees, citizens, and friends We believe all this striving will make us feel alive Instead, it leaves us feeling weary, stuck, overwhelmed, and underwhelmed We look at our lives

Between the World and Me

Between the World and MeThis is your country, this is your world, this is your body, and you must find some way to live within the all of it In a profound work that pivots from the biggest questions about American history and ideals to the most intimate concerns of a father for his son, Ta Nehisi Coates offers a powerfu

So You Want to Talk About Race

So You Want to Talk About RaceIn this breakout book, Ijeoma Oluo explores the complex reality of today s racial landscape from white privilege and police brutality to systemic discrimination and the Black Lives Matter movement offering straightforward clarity that readers need to contribute to the dismantling of the racial div

I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for Whiteness

I'm Still Here: Black Dignity in a World Made for WhitenessFrom a powerful new voice on racial justice, an eye opening account of growing up Black, Christian, and female in middle class white America n nAustin Channing Brown s first encounter with a racialized America came at age 7, when she discovered her parents named her Austin to deceive future employer


IntimationsDeeply personal and powerfully moving, a short and timely series of essays on the experience of lock down, by one of the most clear sighted and essential writers of our time n n There will be many books written about the year 2020 historical, analytic, political and comprehensive accounts This is no

Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About Race

Why I'm No Longer Talking to White People About RaceIn 2014, award winning journalist Reni Eddo Lodge wrote about her frustration with the way that discussions of race and racism in Britain were being led by those who weren t affected by it She posted a piece on her blog, entitled Why I m No Longer Talking to White People About Race that led to t

A Very Punchable Face

A Very Punchable FaceFrom growing up in a family of firefighters on Staten Island to commuting three hours a day to high school and seeing the sights like watching a Russian woman throw a stroller off the back of a ferry , to attending Harvard while Facebook was created, Jost shares how he has navigated the world lik

Themes and Variations

Themes and VariationsIn this Kindle exclusive essay, international bestselling humor writer David Sedaris shares the rewards of a book tour and his devoted readers worst kept secrets.Dismissed by a bored author at a book signing, a betrayed young man named David Sedaris made a vow Someday, when it was his turn at the

Wow, No Thank You.

Wow, No Thank You.A new essay collection from Samantha Irby about aging, marriage, settling down with step children in white, small town America n nIrby is turning forty, and increasingly uncomfortable in her own skin She has left her job as a receptionist at a veterinary clinic, has published successful books and is