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Esi Edugyan: Black Women I’m Reading

Best-selling author Esi Edugyan shares a compilation of articles written by Black women offering insight into the past, present and future of the Black experience.

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Esi Edugyan, the best-selling author of Washington Black and Half-Blood Blues, curates a collection of articles by Black women writers, about everything from the nature of empathy to exploring the Black experience within history and in the present moment—showing some of the many different ways we could be in the world.

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Esi Edugyan

Esi Edugyan is the author of multiple novels, including Half-Blood Blues, which won the Scotiabank Giller Prize and was a finalist for the Man Booker Prize, and the best-selling Washington Black, named as one of 2018’s best books of the year by The New York Times. She lives in Victoria, British Columbia.